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Man’s competency questioned in Busch Gardens flamingo death

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A man accused of killing a flamingo at Busch Gardens is heading to court in Tampa to determine whether he is competent to stand trial. The hearing Wednesday morning is scheduled to determine whether 45-year-old Joseph Corraro of Orlando understands the charges against him and is able to participate in the proceedings. The Tampa Bay Times reports Corraro’s lawyers are asking to have doctors examine him. He is facing a charge of aggravated cruelty to animals stemming from the death of…

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