スミス, 31, faces a murder charge and a special allegation of use of dangerous or deadly use of a weapon, 検察官は言った.
Authorities said that Smith strolled into Croft House, ノースラブレアアベニューの高級家具店, 1月に. 13 and randomly attacked the design consultant in the early afternoon.
Before the stabbing, Kupfer sent an ominous text to a friend saying there was a man in the store making her uncomfortable, but the friend didn’t immediately see the message, 警察は言った.
少し後で, Smith plunged a knife in Kupfer. A customer entered the store about 20 minutes later and found her dead, lying on the ground covered in blood, 警察によると.
約 30 minutes after fleeing the store, Smith was captured on surveillance video at 7-Eleven calmly buying a vape pen.
After a week-long manhunt, a pedestrian recognized Smith and called 911.
The career criminal was out on a $ 50,000 bond in South Carolina for shooting a flare gun into the rear window of a stranger’s car in 2019 while a toddler was seated in the backseat during a road rage incident.