Scenes from "A Death in Belmont"
Boston police detectives with suspect Roy Smith in March 1963.There was no physical evidence, such as blood or bruises, linking him to the crime. He heatedly protested his innocence during a 12-hour police interrogation. Smith was convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison. He was granted commutation of his sentence in 1976 but died of lung cancer before he could be released.
(Globe File Photo)