Trial date set in suspected murder-for-hire case

Trial date set in suspected murder-for-hire case »Play Video

YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash.-- The man investigators say hired someone to kill his daughter-in-law will face a judge and jury in early January. Gerald Shafer's trial will start January 6th.

All mental evaluations are complete. The 70-year-old is facing solicitation of murder charges and awaits his trial out of jail.