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McNair appears in court for trial setting

Tyrion McNair is accused in the shooting of Javon Burnett on Easter morning.

Posted: Aug 1, 2018 12:10 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- A man facing a murder charge in the death of 26-year-old Javon Burnett appeared in court Wednesday morning for a trial setting.

Tyrion McNair is accused in the shooting of Burnett on Easter morning. Joshua Smiley is also facing a murder charge related to the incident after more than a dozen witnesses came forward.

McNair requested a speedy trial back on July 27th.

His jury trial is set for September 25th, 26th, and 27th.

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