Melvin Smith returned to Maryland

A man suspected of fatally shooting a Frederick woman has waived extradition from Pennsylvania and has been returned to Frederick County.

Police say 27-year-old Melvin “Rock” Smith was taken into custody in Mckeesport, Pa. He was extradited back to Maryland where he will stand trial in the July 8 slaying of 33-year-old Tranice Richardson.

Investigators say the two had been romantically involved.