Grand jury indicts 3 in University of Kentucky student death

A grand jury has indicted three people in the fatal shooting of a University of Kentucky student during a robbery in April.

WKYT-TV reports 18-year-old Justin D. Smith, 20-year-old Efrain Diaz Jr. and a 17-year-old juvenile were indicted Tuesday in Lexington on charges of murder and robbery in the death of 22-year-old Jonathan Kruger, who grew up in Perrysburg, Ohio.

Smith and Diaz have pleaded not guilty.

Police have said Krueger and a friend were walking near campus when they were approach by the trio who demanded cash. Police say the confrontation turned physical and led to gunshots.

Smith and Diaz are scheduled to be arraigned on July 10.

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