Trial date set for Tempe man accused of bouncer's murder
PHOENIX -- An April 9 trial has been set for a Tempe man charged in the stabbing death of a Scottsdale nightclub bouncer.
Ian MacDonald has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder in the death of 27-year-old Tyrice Thompson.
Authorities said MacDonald, 25, stabbed Thompson five times in the back, hip and arm after a fight inside Martini Ranch in late January 2013.
Thompson, 27, of Laveen, died several days later.