Man held for trial in Pa. car wash slaying
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A man has been
ordered to stand trial in the fatal stabbing of his girlfriend at a western
Pennsylvania car wash. 21-year-old
Demetrius Gibson of Johnstown was taken back to the Cambria County Prison after
his preliminary hearing Tuesday.
live-in girlfriend, 21-year-old Elizabeth Ann Miller, was stabbed at a car wash
in Moxham on Aug. 6 and died at a hospital during emergency surgery. A knife
believed to be the murder weapon was recovered from the scene.
attorney Thomas Dickey said his client may not have actually killed Miller or
if he did, it wasn't intentional.
is charged with criminal homicide and drug charges. Police said nearly 300 bags
of heroin were found inside his abandoned SUV shortly after the stabbing.