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Bail set at $1 million for murder suspects

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- Bail remains at $1 million bond for the suspects accused of assisting in the shooting and killing of a boy last month in Sunnyside.

Police arrested Alex Bueno, Mayra Sosa and Jorge Cardenas on first-degree murder charges. The charges for Sosa and Cardenas were later changed to first-degree rendering criminal assistance. Prosecutors said investigation showed the two allegedly helped Alex Bueno escape from the crime scene.

Bueno and Sosa made their first court appearance on July 21. Their arraignment is scheduled for this Wednesday.

The victim David Baldonado was shot and killed Saturday, July 17 on Gregory Avenue in Sunnyside.

Police believe the shooting was gang-related.

Alex Bueno is currently in the Yakima juvenile jail where he could face murder charges.