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Woman Accused Of Trying To Hire Hit Man To Kill Romantic Rival

Prosecutors say Kristina Swinford met 3 times with a federal agent, who she thought was a hit man, and arranged to pay $20,000 to kill the wife of the man she was dating.

09/23/2014

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Illinois Woman Acquitted in Murder-for-Hire Plot

TUSCOLA, Ill. (AP) – A central Illinois woman was found not guilty by reason of insanity after authorities say she tried to hire someone to kill an ex-boyfriend. Thirty-one-year-old Jennifer D. Inman of Teutopolis was […]

05/01/2014

A federal judge has sentenced William Lawrnce of Maplewood to 6 years in prison for trying to hire a hitman on Craigslist.

Maplewood Man Gets 6 Years for Trying to Hire Hitman to Kill Officer

According to court documents, the ad placed on Craigslist offered a million dollars for someone to kill a Maplewood police officer.

06/26/2013

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Two Woman Get Life for Plot to Kill Husband

The two woman planned and caused the murder of Melvin B. Griesbauer.

06/18/2012

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Woman Gets 10 Years For Murder-For-Hire Plot

She told undercover officer, “I want him gone”

11/18/2011

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Collinsville Woman Pleads Guilty To Murder-For-Hire Scheme

Christina Keck briefly lived in Collinsville, Illinois, and who formerly lived in Texas.

07/25/2011

Missouri Woman Charged with Attempting to Hire Hitman

The woman allegedly wanted her husband’s tongue brought to her as proof of his death.

07/21/2011

Kirkwood man accused in murder for hire plot

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kirkwood, Mo. man is accused in a court filing of trying to hire someone to kill the purported victim in a sex trafficking case and a federal prosecutor.

01/08/2011

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