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Authorities: Man tried to have his ex-wife killed

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man is facing federal charges he attempted to hire someone to kill his ex-wife.

U.S. Attorney Deirdre Daly says James Godiksen, of Clinton, was arrested on a criminal complaint charging him with murder for hire. 105 more words


Feds: Clinton Man Tried To Hire Hitman To Kill Ex

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – A Clinton man is accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his ex-wife. Federal authorities say James Erik Godiksen, 54, was in fact communicating over the last week with an undercover agent. 80 more words


Police: Murder For Hire Plot Busted; 2 Behind Bars In Scheme To Kill Informants

DETROIT (WWJ) – A Monroe County man and his mother are behind bars for an alleged murder revenge plot to kill two informants.

Jontele Goodwin had been arrested for selling prescription drugs reports WWJ’s Sandra McNeill. 164 more words


Navy Sailor accused of trying to hire hitman will remain in jail

NORFOLK, Va. – Navy Sailor Chadwick Ghesquiere will remain behind bars.

During today’s preliminary hearing, his defense suggested releasing him from jail or moving him to live with his parents in Ohio. 240 more words


Georgia teen accused in murder-for-hire plot against classmates

PICKENS Co., Ga. (WGCL) – Pickens Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Morgan Miles Morris, age 17, after he tried to hire an undercover officer to murder two high school students. 141 more words