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Prosecutors File Charges in Downtown Murder Case

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YAKIMA, Wash.-- Yakima County prosecutors have filed first degree murder charges against the man accused of beating a 70-year-old man to death in downtown Yakima.

Police say Armando Vieyra, 34, beat and stabbed David Childs last week after the two had engaged in sexual activity.

Police say Vieyra admitted to meeting up with Childs, but he insists he didn't kill him.

Vieyra remains behind bars. His bail is set at $1-million.

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