Man charged in fatal Aurora double shooting

(Photo: Aurora Police Department)

AURORA, Colo. — A 43-year-old man appeared in court Thursday in connection a double shooting in Aurora that left one person dead and another person injured.

Margarito Najera, 43, has been charged with murder and assault with a deadly weapon after the shooting last week.

One victim was pronounced dead at the scene and the other victim was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries after the Friday shooting in the 9500 block of East 14th Avenue.

No bond has been issued for Najera. He is next due in court on Aug. 14.