Man Shot to Death

A Smith County man was shot to death Saturday, the victim of a failed drug deal. 45-year-old Jeffery Steven Walker was shot outside a home on CR 235, that's in Eastern Smith County. Investigators spent much of the morning trying to figure out what happened. Sheriff J.B. Smith says deputies found Walkers body in the back seat of a car. They don't believe he was shot there. Police are looking for a man nicknamed "Pokey", picked by witnesses as the shooter. If you have any information you're asked to call Smith County Sheriff's at 903-535-0911.

Chris Gibson, reporting