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Woman Held On Alleged Murder-For-Hire Plot

CHICAGO (CBS) — A murder-for-hire plot unravled.

A Des Plaines woman named Tina Jones was allegedly in a wild love triangle.

Accused of trying to pay thousands in bitcoin to have her lover’s wife murdered. 240 more words


MANDEL: Ex-wife convicted of trying to hire hitman claims police entrapment

On the shadowy undercover police tape, Marina Ray can be heard coldly asking the would-be hitman to murder her ex-husband on his birthday for $10,000. 760 more words

Toronto & GTA

Couple Sentenced for Murder-for-Hire, Teen Sex Crimes

STROUDSBURG, Pa. — A husband and wife from the Poconos were sentenced Monday in Monroe County court for crimes including sex with a teen and a murder-for-hire plot. 402 more words


State Lawmakers Want To Boost Sanctions For Murder-For-Hire

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Murder-for-hire is a misdemeanor in Maryland, and prosecutors have just three years to bring charges. State lawmakers from both parties want to change that. 643 more words


Mom-killer confessed to undercover cop

“I’m getting way with murder,” boasted handyman-turned-hired killer Graham MacDonald five months after he brutally strangled Carmela Knight and set her body on fire.

But MacDonald never got away with the September, 2014 slaying. 316 more words

Toronto & GTA

Chesapeake woman accused of trying to have family member killed

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – A Chesapeake woman has been charged with trying to hire to kill a family member.

42-year-old Amy Klutz was arrested Thursday. 212 more words

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Probe shows woman was nearly home when mistakenly targeted for murder in love triangle

(ABC)– During her lunch break on Jan. 7, Janice Marie Zengotita-Torres phoned her Kissimmee, Florida, home to check on her young son and tell her mother she would be home as soon as she finished her shift in a shopping mall store, according to police records obtained by… 686 more words