Joshua Higgins pleads not guilty to killing George Smith, who came to wife's defense
A suspect accused of fatally shooting a man trying to get his wife's purse back from robbers has pleaded not guilty
Joshua Higgins, 19, of Newark, allegedly shot and killed George Smith outside Smith's Jersey City home on Sunday evening.
Smith had come to his wife's defense during a robbery. Friends say it was just like him to do all he could to help.