Man indicted in Raleigh stabbings

Man indicted in Raleigh stabbings
David Smith (Source: Shelby County DA)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - A man has been indicted in connection with a murder in Raleigh.

A grand jury indicted 69-year-old David Smith on first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder charges. He is currently being held without bond.

Man dead, woman hurt after Raleigh incident

The incident happened on May 24, during a dispute at the room-and-board residence on Hanna Drive where they all lived.

Investigators say Smith stabbed 58-year-old Larry Pace multiple times, who died at the scene.

They say Smith also stabbed Pace’s 52-year-old girlfriend in the upper right arm. She was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

Smith remained on the scene and was taken into custody.

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