Downtown Murder Suspect Pleads 'Not Guilty'

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A suspect in a Downtown Yakima murder pleads 'not guilty' to first degree murder charges this afternoon.

34-year-old Armando Vieyra, is accused of beating and stabbing 70-year old David Childs to death last month.

Police say Vieyra admitted to engaging in sexual activity with Childs, but insists he did not kill him.

If convicted, Vieyra could face at least 20 years in prison.