Trial of Kelton Snyder Begins Wednesday

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Decatur- Wednesday, April 6th marks one year since the murder of 19-year-old Paige Mars and today the man police say planned the murder begins his trial in federal court. 


23-year-old Kelton Snyder faces charges for conspiring to kill Mars to prevent her from telling Decatur police about his role in the Circle K robbery in Decatur. 
Snyder faces life in prison. He is currently in federal custody without bond. 


In March, Snyder plead guilty to 3 counts related to the April 3, 2015 robbery of the S. Baltimore Circle K.Snyder admitted to stealing $700.00 from the stores register along with several bottles of liquor.


This story will be updated. 

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