Murder Defendant in Court for Death of Jeweler

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The attorneys for Mark De Simone made final preparations for his trial at a court hearing today.

    De Simone, 54,  will go on trial next week for allegedly killing Tony Rosales, 34,  on a hunting trip to Juneau.

    He appeared in court for a trial docket call this morning.  He faces charges of first degree murder.

    De Simone allegedly shot the Juneau jeweler twice in the head with a .41 magnum revolver on May 15th of 2016 on Excursion Inlet.

     

     

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