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Trial Date Set for Richland Man Charged with Murder & Child Rape

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KENNEWICK, Wash., -- A Richland man charged with the murder of his girlfriend's nine-month-old baby girl now has a trial date.

36-year-old Jose Luis Aguilar appeared in Benton County court Wednesday morning.  Attorneys set a trial date of August 5th but they say that's likely to change.

Aguilar is charged with second degree murder and child rape.  The coroner says the child showed signs of sexual abuse.

Aguilar is set to appear in court again on July 17th.

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