BOONE COUNTY, Mo. – A date for a Boone County murder trial was set by the court Friday afternoon.
The court announced the jury trial for Devontre Deshawn Kennedy, 23, will begin at 9:00 a.m. on March 6, 2018. Kennedy and Darold D. Pruitt, 45, are each charged with second degree murder, second degree assault and unlawful use of a weapon. Police say the two fired into a home in Columbia in March of 2017, killing Shamya Brimmage, 25, and injuring another woman.
Kennedy also has a pre-trial conference scheduled for 2:30 p.m. on February 26, 2018.