Murder For Hire
The Grosse Pointe Park businessman who was sentenced to life in prison in the murder of his wife is asking for a new trial.
Authorities say a former food service worker at a prison in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula tried to get an inmate to help orchestrate the assault of another inmate.
Bob Bashara is charged with first-degree murder, conspiracy and solicitation of murder in the 2012 death of his wife, Jane.
The prison food service worker allegedly approached an inmate about arranging to have another inmate killed.
Police say they got a tip that Charles Tringali wanted his wife killed.
A 21-year-old Muskegon woman will spend up to 20 years in prison after she was caught on camera trying to hire a hit man.
A west Michigan woman wanted to end her marriage in what she thought would be a quick and painless manner — by hiring a hit man — but the wannabe widow had an unexpected glitch in her plans.
A 68-year-old man accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife of 27 years has pleaded no-contest to a charge of solicitation to murder.
Bob Bashara, the businessman convicted of plotting to kill a handyman charged with his wife’s slaying, has been moved to a different prison.
Handyman Joseph Gentz has pleaded guilty to second degree murder in the death of Grosse Pointe mother and marketing executive Jane Bashara.