MODESTO (CBS13) — Mexican national Gustavo Perez Arriaga was back in court in Modesto today. Perez Arriaga is charged in the Dec. 26 shooting death of Newman Police Cpl. Ronil Singh during a traffic stop.
Perez Arriaga’s attorney questioned his client’s mental competency, prompting a mental health evaluation.READ MORE: Family Asks For Potential Witnesses To Come Forward Following Deadly Stockton Hit-And-Run Thousands Of Afghan Refugees Flee Kabul, Hundreds Land In Sacramento
That evaluation is complete and under seal. The judge in the case is giving attorneys on both sides until the end of March to file any motions.MORE NEWS: Footage Released Of Carjacking Suspect's Assault On Sacramento Sheriff's Deputy
Perez Arriaga’s next court date is set for April 8.