LITTLE FALLS - Audio recordings of initial law enforcement interviews with Byron Smith revealed Smith thought he had shot his neighbor's daughter the day Nick Brady and Haile Kifer were killed in his rural Little Falls home.
LITTLE FALLS - The amount of time that passed while Byron Smith waited in his basement on Nov. 22 - Thanksgiving Day - 2012 may be the crux of the rural Little Falls man's criminal trial.
Smith's trial began Monday in Morrison County.
LITTLE FALLS - Jury selection began Monday in the murder trial of Byron Smith of rural Little Falls. Smith admitted in November 2012 to shooting two teenagers, Nick Brady and Haile Kifer, after the pair allegedly entered Smith's home without permission.
LITTLE FALLS - Concerns over how audio recordings would be presented to jurors presented some concern for Morrison County Judge Douglas Anderson during accused murderer Byron Smith's pre-trial hearing Tuesday.