SWISSVALE (KDKA) — The trial is underway for the man accused of fatally shooting a 17-year-old boy in Swissvale.
Testimony began Tuesday for William Smoot, who is charged with the shooting death of Vallen Davies-Mack in 2017.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Police Chief's Resignation Announced After Officer Arrested In Connection With Capitol Riot
Smoot is accused in the shooting death of Davies-Mack at Collingwood Park on the morning of May 18, 2017. The victim was shot multiple times and died at the scene.READ MORE: It Happened Again! Watch As Pittsburgh Bald Eagle Knocked From Perch By Great Horned Owl
Davies-Mack was found face down at the scene.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Pennsylvania: Groups Representing State Troopers, Corrections Officers Renew Calls For Vaccine Prioritization
Smoot is charged with criminal homicide, robbery, reckless endangerment of another person and a weapons violation.