A man accused of killing his father has been committed to a mental hospital following the findings of the sanity commission.

Jonconnor Joiner was committed to the Eastern Louisiana Mental Health System, Forensic Division in Jackson, under the care of the Department of Health and Hospitals Monday. He has been charged with the second-degree murder of his father, 57-year-old Billy Jack Joiner Jr.

According to court documents, 26th Judicial District Judge Parker Self ordered him to be committed after two of three doctors who examined Joiner found he “presently lacks


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