Kinney Found Guilty

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — A jury concluded today that David Carl Kinney is guilty of aggravated murder in the death of Brad McGarry.

Kinney, 31, had been accused of murder in the shooting death that occurred at McGarry’s Bellaire home. Testimony at trial revealed that the two men had been involved in a romantic relationship. Kinney, a resident of Brilliant, had admitted to shooting McGarry, 43, during an interview with law enforcement, but he maintained that the act was committed in self-defense.