A Canton man pleads not guilty Thursday to charges in connection with the shooting death of his stepfather last April.

19 year old Cody Wilson pleaded not guilty to charges of first degree murder and armed criminal action in Lewis County Court.

Wilson is alleged to have shot 56 year old David Brooks twice April 27th as he argued with his wife, Rachel Brooks, who is Wilson’s mother.

Wilson returns to court for a trial setting hearing August 10th.

He remains in the Lewis County Jail on $1-million dollars cash only bond.