A man charged with stabbing his girlfriend to death was in Erie County Court today for his preliminary hearing.
James Gilbert was arrested after police say he stabbed his girlfriend with a kitchen knife then stabbed himself in the chest. The crime happened in the 5700 block of Mill Street in August. The victim, identified as 20-year-old Marinda Matasowski died shortly after.
The judge bound over all charges for trial today. No date set yet for next court appearance.