A Grosse Pointe Park man accused of arranging his wife’s murder has been arraigned on first-degree murder and other charges.
Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy announced charges Wednesday including first degree murder against Bob Bashara in the death of his wife more than one year ago.
WWJ’s Charlie Langton says prosecutors are expected to announce murder charges against Jane’s husband.
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Handyman Joseph Gentz has been sentenced to a minimum of 17 years in prison in the murder of Grosse Pointe Park mother and marketing executive Jane Bashara.
Bob Bashara, the businessman convicted of plotting to kill a handyman charged with his wife’s slaying, has been moved to a different prison.
From a murder that shocked tony Grosse Pointe to the death of a hapless baby girl and a bloody family attack that left a suburban father dead and a community mourning — there was a plethora of grisly crime in metro Detroit in 2012.
Handyman Joseph Gentz has pleaded guilty to second degree murder in the death of Grosse Pointe mother and marketing executive Jane Bashara.
After pleading guilty to soliciting the murder of the “handy man” accused of murdering his wife, Bob Bashara will reportedly begin his prison sentence isolated from other inmates.
A pre-trial hearing for Joseph Gentz, which was scheduled for Friday, has been postponed until Dec. 21.