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Nichols Hills doctor accused in son's death due in court

By The Associated Press Modified: January 19, 2010 at 8:06 am •  Published: January 19, 2010
A Nichols Hills doctor accused of stabbing his 9-year-old son to death is due in court for a competency hearing.

The hearing is Tuesday for Dr. Stephen Wolf in Oklahoma County District Court.

Wolf is charged with first-degree murder in the Nov. 16 stabbing of his son Tommy inside the family's home in suburban Oklahoma City.

Wolf's attorney has declined comment.

A state psychologist has found Wolf is competent for trial despite reportedly hallucinating about seeing his dead son and about seeing a "little devil." The report from psychologist Shawn Roberson says Wolf understands the charge and can assist his defense — but must continue receiving treatment to remain competent.