A new preliminary hearing date has been set for an Eskasoni man charged with second-degree murder.
Kirk Daniel Gould, 29, is charged in connection with the March 21 beating death of 33-year-old Harry Lafford Jr. Also charged with the same offence is Roger Wilfred Prosper, 37.
Gould was scheduled to have a preliminary hearing in December but the hearing is now scheduled for Feb. 11.
Gould is also scheduled to have a bail hearing in Supreme Court on Oct. 24. Prosper, whose preliminary hearing is scheduled for January, is to have his bail hearing Nov. 26.