Watson murder trial to begin Sept. 29 - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Watson murder trial to begin Sept. 29

Manzy C. Watson. (Source: Lake Charles Police Department) Manzy C. Watson. (Source: Lake Charles Police Department)
Dorothy Melinda Horsman. Dorothy Melinda Horsman.
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

Manzy C. Watson, the man accused in the 2012 stabbing death of his girlfriend, has been found competent to stand trial.

Authorities said Watson stabbed Dorothy Melinda Horsman 10 times during a domestic disturbance.

Watson has been charged with second-degree murder. The trial is set to begin Sept. 29.

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