Brad Cooper, center, stands with attorneys Laura Meyer, left, and Jim Freeman as he pleads guilty in a Wake County Courtroom on Monday to second-degree murder for killing his wife, Nancy Cooper, in 2008. It was a plea bargain after a retrial was ordered recently. He was sentenced to at least 12 years in prison.
Brad Cooper, center, stands with attorneys Laura Meyer, left, and Jim Freeman as he pleads guilty in a Wake County Courtroom on Monday to second-degree murder for killing his wife, Nancy Cooper, in 2008. It was a plea bargain after a retrial was ordered recently. He was sentenced to at least 12 years in prison. cseward@newsobserver.com
Brad Cooper, center, stands with attorneys Laura Meyer, left, and Jim Freeman as he pleads guilty in a Wake County Courtroom on Monday to second-degree murder for killing his wife, Nancy Cooper, in 2008. It was a plea bargain after a retrial was ordered recently. He was sentenced to at least 12 years in prison. cseward@newsobserver.com