Richard Parker will undergo psychiatric evaluation

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Richard Parker will undergo a court ordered psychiatric evaluation.

Parker, 56, is accused of shooting and killing his wife, Cindy, at a Chester pizzeria in June.

Parker is charged with first-degree murder and aggravated malicious wounding, along with two firearm charges.

An 18-year-old who tried to intervene was also shot, but survived.

The court has appointed Dr. Evan Nelson to perform the evaluation.

A hearing has been scheduled for October 25 for a status update.

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