Contract Killing News
New Developments In the Mystery Murder of an FSU Professor
Footage was obtained of an undercover officer posing as the brother of a hitman in order to get information.
Indiana House Explosion Ringleader Appeals Murder Conviction
The attorney for a man serving a life prison term for a deadly Indianapolis house explosion told the Indiana Supreme Court that testimony about his alleged attempt to have a witness killed shouldn't have been presented at his trial
Man Convicted of Ordering Hit Carried out at Wrong House
A man has been convicted of aggravated murder and other charges in a 2006 contract killing in which a hired killer went to the wrong Ohio home and killed someone with the same name as the intended target
Execution Dates Set for 2 Alabama Inmates
The Alabama Supreme Court has set execution dates for two state inmates, including one who unsuccessfully challenged the state's lethal injection process as cruel and unusual punishment. Tommy Arthur is scheduled to be executed on Nov. 3 and Ronald Bert Smith Jr. on Dec. 8. The court determined
Georgia Teen Accused of Trying to Hire Undercover Cop to Kill 2 Classmates
A Georgia teenager allegedly attempted to hire an undercover officer as a hit man to kill two classmates, according to the Pickens County Sheriff's Office. The Pickens High School student, identified by authorities as 17-year-old Morgan Miles Morris, was arrested Wednesday evening and charged as an
Hitman in Doctor's Murder -For -Hire Case Says Target Wasn't Supposed to Die
Dave Shepard spoke out for the first time to ABC News' "20/20" about what happened when Dr. Joseph Sonnier was killed.
Hitman Involved in Texas Doctor's Murder -for -Hire , Love Triangle Case Says He Never Intended to Kill Target
David Shepard, the hitman involved in a twisted Texas doctor's murder-for-hire love triangle case, claims he and the doctor who ordered the hit never intended for the target to die. "I think the real story is more interesting," Shepard told ABC News' "20/20." "Because it's such a tragedy." Dr.
Ex-Marine Turned Baker Indicted in Alleged Murder -For -Hire Plot
Laura Buckingham, a local Indiana celebrity chef, faces charges alleging that she tried to recruit her boyfriend to kill her ex.
New Details in Chef's Alleged Murder -for -Hire Case
Award-winning chef Laura Buckingham, 30, faces charges alleging that she hired a hit man to kill her ex-boyfriend.