BOONE COUNTY, Mo. – In the Circuit Court of Boone County Tuesday afternoon, a pre-trial conference and jury trial was scheduled in a murder case.

Columbia Police Department

A judge placed Dariel M. Reid, 20, of Columbia on the docket for pre-trial conference on April 16 at 10:30 in the morning. The jury trial is scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. on April 24 of 2018.

Reid and a co-defendant, Brian H. Smith, 19, of Columbia, are charged in the shooting death of Keith Chambers, 35, during a 2016 drug deal gone bad.