Murder for Hire Suspect Gets Trial Date

A trial date is set for a Yakima man accused of solicitation of murder.

Gerald Shafer will face a judge and jury the first week of January.

Shafer was arrested in May of 2012 for attempting to hire a hit-man to kill his former daughter in law -- however the hit man turned out to be an undercover officer.

Investigators say Shafer was mad his former daughter in law inherited everything after his son died.