Two people have been charged in a case involving the death of a Wichita woman.

39-year-old Ahmad Bey has been charged with first degree murder and criminal possession of a firearm by a felon.   His bond was set at $500,000.   34-year-old Vanessa Waner has been charged with interference with law enforcement, and her bond was set at $100,000.   They are scheduled for another appearance in court on January 16th.

Police found the body of 41-year-old Melinda Sprague in her car on December 26th in the 1500 block of East Harry.  She had been reported missing on Christmas Eve when she failed to show up for work.    Bey was arrested later in Neodesha.

Police said Sprague had been involved in an abusive relationship with Bey.