Fate of O.C. Smith is in the hands of a jury

The fate of Dr. O.C. Smith now rests in the hands of his jury.

The former Shelby County Medical Examiner is accused of faking a bomb attack back in 2002.


Smith was found with his hands, head, and feet wrapped in barbed wire.

There was a bomb strapped around his neck. Prosecutors have said

Smith suffers from a mental disorder that causes him to crave attention.

Action News Five has followed this case every step of the way.

We have a crew in courtroom, and will bring you an instant update, as soon as the jury returns a verdict.