Plea Deal Struck In 2008 Murder

<p>Jose Ayala</p>

Jose Ayala

Yakima County Prosecutors strike a plea deal with a man accused of killing his girlfriend in Yakima almost 5 years ago.

Jose Ayala pleaded guilty to first degree manslaughter this morning in the 2008 shooting death of his girlfriend Yesenia Haro.

Ayala escaped to Mexico following the murder, he was finally caught and brought back to America last year.

Ayala is facing up to 13 years in prison, he will be sentenced at the end of next month.