Woman charged with throwing baby in trash to undergo competency eval

Woman charged with throwing baby in trash to undergo competency eval

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The woman accused of tossing her newborn baby in a trash can will now undergo a competency evaluation.

Jessica Price, 31, is charged with murder, tampering with evidence and abuse of a corpse.

Her newborn baby girl was discovered in a bathroom trash can inside the Hillview Kohl's in 2013.

Price's trial was set to get underway last month, but it has been postponed for a third time.

A pretrial hearing to discuss the competency test will be September 28.

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