Trial set for Roanoke man charged with first-degree murder

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ROANOKE (WSLS 10) - A Roanoke man returned to court Monday on a first-degree murder charge.

Officers say Ronald Lamont White, 42, walked into the police station back in October and admitted to being involved in a murder that happened on Signal Hill Avenue NW.

Police responded to the 3500 block of Signal Hill Aveenue NW in Roanoke and found David Graham Bourhill, 58, at that location.

Bourhill was stabbed to death.

White was arrested on second-degree murder charges. He's currently being held without bond.

His trial has been set for April 14-15 at 9 a.m. in Roanoke City.