ST. JOSEPH — A trial is underway in Berrien County Trial Court for a Benton Harbor man charged with open murder and several lesser charges related to the shooting death of another man in December.

Keveonte Barksdale, 23, is accused of fatally shooting Devin Williams, 27, on Dec. 8, 2020, in the parking lot at Briarwood Apartments in Benton Township.

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