COPPERAS COVE -- Tonight a local teenager is in jail charged with the murder of a 42-year-old Copperas Cove man.
19-year-old Cody Dion-Michael Parlato was taken into custody charged with the throat-slashing murder of 42-year-old Darion Brodeur.
He was found dead in an apartment in the 2000 block of East Highway 190 early Tuesday morning.
Witnesses say the two men had an altercation that led to Parlato pulling a knife and cutting Brodeurs' throat.
Parlato's bond is set at $1,000,000.