DENVER - A 24-year-old man has been formally charged in connection with the murder of a 70-year-old man in the 2800 block of Adams Street last week.
The Denver District Attorney's Office reports Zachery Cooper has been charged with one count of first- degree murder for allegedly killing Peter Morales on Oct. 15.
Cooper remains in custody at the Denver Detention Center where he is being held without bond.
He is scheduled to appear in court on Friday to be advised of his charge.
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