By: KDKA-TV News Staff

MONROEVILLE (KDKA) – The case against a man accused of killing another man outside of the Monroeville Mall is moving forward.

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Lawrence Murphy appeared in court on Friday for a preliminary hearing.

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  • A judge held all charges and Murphy will go to trial.

    According to police, Murphy shot and killed 20-year-old Saheed Gayle outside of the Party City store in October.

    Investigators believe that Murphy and Gayle knew one another.

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    Murphy is due back in court in January.