CENTENNIAL, Colo. (CBS4) – There’s been another delay in court for a man to enter a plea on charges he shot and killed a popular doctor in Centennial.

Prosecutors in Arapahoe County have said they may seek the death penalty against Kevin Lyons.

Kevin Lyons (credit: Arapahoe County)

Kevin Lyons (credit: Arapahoe County)

Lyons is accused of shooting and killing Dr. Ken Atkinson in April when Atkinson and another neighbor responded to screams from his wife.

Dr. Ken Atkinson (credit: CBS)

Dr. Ken Atkinson (credit: CBS)

Lyons is also charged with shooting that other neighbor and his wife.

Next month Lyons’ defense is expected to let court know if they will enter a not guilty by reason of insanity plea.

Lyons has been found competent to stand trial.


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