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Mingdong Chen found unfit for trial in fatal stabbing of woman, 4 children in Sunset Park

The 25-year-old had pleaded not guilty to killing

The 25-year-old had pleaded not guilty to killing his cousin’s family last October. (January 28, 2014 8:56 AM)

A Chinese immigrant accused of killing five family members in Sunset Park last year has been found unfit to stand trial. 

A judge ruled that 25-year-old Mingdong Chen is suffering from a mental illness that prevents him from making reasoned decisions, but the exact diagnosis was not released. 

According to prosecutors, Chen fatally stabbed his cousin's wife and four kids back...

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