Bail has been set at one million dollars for a Desert Aire man accused of shooting a Yakima woman to death.
35-year old Jose Aguilar Aguilar faces charges of first degree murder . . .second degree assault . . .witness intimidation and alien in possession of a firearm.
Aguilar Aguilar is suspected of killing Carmelita Lopez Santos. Authorities allege the victim was shot after she broke off her romantic relationship with the suspect.
Santos's body was found by a bird hunter near the Buckshot Wildlife Access Area near Mattawa several weeks ago.