|Smith-Allen Charged With First Degree Murder|
Lewisburg Shooting Death Still Under Investigation
Lewisburg, WV (June 12, 2019) - On Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at approximately 4:35 p.m., Edward Alexander Smith-Allen was arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service in Columbus, Ohio on a warrant obtained by the Lewisburg Police Department for murder in the 1st degree in the shooting death of 17 year-old Alaisia M. Smith.
Mr. Smith-Allen will be held in the Franklin County, Ohio Sheriff's Office Main Jail awaiting extradition (back) to West Virginia.
This warrant was obtained as a result of the investigation into the shooting at Dorie Miller Park in Lewisburg on Friday, June 7, 2019 at approximately 6:43 p.m.
According to Lewisburg police chief, Chris Teubert, "The investigation is still on-going and anyone with information related to this incident is urged to contact the Lewisburg Police Department at 304-645-1626 or our dispatch at 304-647-7911."
|Alaisia M. Smith|