Teen Murder Suspect’s Mother Arrested In Connection To Tristyn Bailey Murder

The mother of Aiden Fucci, the 14-year-old boy accused of murdering Tristyn Bailey, has been arrested and charged with tampering with evidence.

The St. John’s County Sheriff’s office announced Crystal Smith’s arrest in a press release Saturday morning.

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According to an arrest affidavit obtained by First Coast News, investigator obtained surveillance video evidence appearing to show that Smith took jeans from her son’s bedroom after his arrest and hand-washed them in the bathroom before returning the jeans to his bedroom. The documents also show that Smith allegedly questioned her son about possible blood on his jeans while in an interview room at the St. John’s County jail.