WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4) – A man charged with killing a 19-year-old woman once again avoided entering a plea.

Christopher Waide (credit: CBS)

Christopher Waide (credit: CBS)

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Christopher Waide, 23, is charged with first-degree murder even though the body of Lea Porter has never been found. A judge on Monday allowed Waide to avoid entering a plea and he will be back in court on April 30.

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Lea Chali Porter (credit: CBS)

Lea Chali Porter (credit: CBS)

Porter was visiting Waide at his apartment in Westminster when she disappeared last year. Her family says she rejected his romantic advances.

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Waide originally denied any involvement in Porter’s death but apparently admitted to killing her a short time later.