Bob Bashara, who is charged with hiring a hit man to kill his wife in Grosse Pointe Park, will stand trial for murder.
Testimony earlier in the day focused on the grisly details of Jane’s violent death by strangulation before her body was found inside her car abandoned in a Detroit alley Jan. 24, 2012, in a case that rocked tony Grosse Pointe.
One of the metro Detroit area’s most notorious murder cases returns to the spotlight Monday when Bob Bashara appears before a judge in 36th District Court.
Lurid details about the secret life of a Grosse Pointe Park businessman may be used in the murder case against him.
Reprimanded by the judge, Joe Gentz swiftly changed his mind and was returned to prison.
There is no known reason for Gentz’s change of plea and there is no guarantee that the judge will accept and order a trial in the case.
A key hearing has been rescheduled for a Grosse Pointe Park man accused of arranging his wife’s slaying.
WWJ’s Charlie Langton says prosecutors are expected to announce murder charges against Jane’s husband.
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.