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Lawrence Gaines to stand trial in stabbing death of William Thompson in Easton

By Katie Shank, Senior Producer, KShank@wfmz.com
Published On: Oct 12 2012 03:07:11 PM CDT
Updated On: Oct 12 2012 04:42:13 PM CDT

A Northampton County man is heading to trial on homicide charges.

EASTON, Pa. -

A Northampton County man is heading to trial on homicide charges.

A judge held all charges for court after a preliminary hearing Friday for Lawrence Gaines.

Gaines, 44, stabbed William Thompson to death at Ferry and Union streets in Easton in July, said police, who added that the stabbing stemmed from an argument over drugs.