Man charged on prostitution with knowledge of being infected with AIDS

Joshua Harker, 24, was formally charged by Denver District Attorney on June 17, 2014 with prostitution. (Photo: Denver District Attorney's Office)

Joshua Harker, 24, was formally charged by Denver District Attorney on June 17, 2014 with prostitution. (Photo: Denver District Attorney's Office)

DENVER — A man was formally charged with prostitution and prostitution with knowledge of being infected with AIDS in a Denver court Tuesday.

Joshua Harker, 24, faces prostitution and prostitution with knowledge of being infected with AIDS charges, Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey announced Tuesday.

The charges allege that Harker solicited an undercover cop for sex on June 12, knowing that he had HIV/AIDS, Morrissey said.

Harker is scheduled to appear in a Denver courtroom June 19 at 9:30 a.m. for his second advisement in the case.