Trial set to begin for North Okanagan murder case

Kelowna Courthouse. Global News

The jury in a North Okanagan murder case has been selected.

Monday saw prospective jurors fill Kelowna Law Courts for the case of  Jevon Smith.

Smith, born in 1975, is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of Dakota Samoleksi in Spallumcheen on Sept. 20, 2021.

Smith was arrested in Armstrong.

In April 2022, Smith waived his right to a preliminary inquiry, and the trial date was set

According to the BC Prosecution Service, the trial will start on Mar. 4.


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