Status conference for Melonie Smith

Melonie Smith
Staff Writer

Defendant Melonie Smith, charged with first degree murder appeared in court on Monday afternoon before Seventh Judicial District Judge Darren Simpson for a status conference. The felonies she faces are count one—first degree murder—and count two—destruction, alteration or concealment of evidence.
Defense counsel James Archibald requested a motion to suppress evidence. Simpson set the suppression of evidence hearing at 9 a.m. on Friday, July 7. A status conference will be heard on this same date. The back-up date is at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 1.
For the whole story, read the Tuesday, June 13, of the Morning News.