From left, defense attorney Phoebe Dee sips her coffee as murder defendant Travion Devonte Smith returns from a courtroom recess during the first day's prosecution witness testimony in Wake Superior Court Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Smith is one of three murder defendants in the bludgeoning death of 30 year old Melissa Huggins-Jones in her north Raleigh apartment in May 2014.
From left, defense attorney Phoebe Dee sips her coffee as murder defendant Travion Devonte Smith returns from a courtroom recess during the first day's prosecution witness testimony in Wake Superior Court Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Smith is one of three murder defendants in the bludgeoning death of 30 year old Melissa Huggins-Jones in her north Raleigh apartment in May 2014. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com
From left, defense attorney Phoebe Dee sips her coffee as murder defendant Travion Devonte Smith returns from a courtroom recess during the first day's prosecution witness testimony in Wake Superior Court Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Smith is one of three murder defendants in the bludgeoning death of 30 year old Melissa Huggins-Jones in her north Raleigh apartment in May 2014. Harry Lynch hlynch@newsobserver.com