A San Mateo County judge on Thursday declared a Pacifica resident accused of two murders in 2019 competent to stand trial.

Malik Dosouqi, 26, will be tried for the two killings. The first occurred on June 17, 2019, when prosecutors say he lured a cab driver to Skyline Boulevard before killing the driver with a large knife. The next day, authorities say, Dosouqi called a tow truck to the same spot and murdered its driver.

He is being charged with two counts of murder and the use of a deadly weapon, with no possibility of probation. Dosouqi remains in custody without bail.

— from staff reports

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