Meshbesher new attorney in Byron Smith case

Steve J. Meshbesher of Meshbesher and Associates, Minneapolis, confirmed that his law firm has been retained to represent Byron David Smith of Little Falls.

Smith is charged with second degree murder in the death of Haile Kifer and Nicholas Brady, when he shot them during a burglary attempt Thanksgiving Day.

Attorney Greg Larson of Little Falls had first represented Smith and was with him at the court hearing Monday, when he was charged.