Woman allegedly paid dark web company in bitcoin to kill lover's wife: Prosecutors
She allegedly paid the dark web company more than $10,000 via bitcoin.
Valerie McDaniel's friends blame Leon Jacob for manipulating her into planning murder-for-hire and driving her to commit suicide.
Cops stage scenes leading to fake deaths of targets of alleged murder-for-hire plot by their exes and record reactions of Valerie and Leon hearing the supposed bad news.
Investigators lay trap and discover couple Valerie McDaniel and Leon Jacob hired a hitman to kill their respective exes.
Jacob was sentenced to life in prison and ordered to pay a $10,000 fine this past Monday.
20/20 Extra: Leon Jacob also says he doesn't feel any responsibility for the suicide of his girlfriend Valerie McDaniel.
"While you sit in jail, I hope you think of me," Meghan Verikas told Leon Jacob in court.
Ishnar Lopez-Ramos, 35, allegedly hired Alexis Ramos-Rivera, 22, and his girlfriend Glorianmarie Quinones-Montes, also 22, to kill a woman who was in a relationship with a man she loved.
I have been waiting patiently for justice, and today, I was lucky enough to be granted justice," Kim Pack, April Kauffman's daughter, said.
Valerie McDaniel killed herself after she and her boyfriend Leon Jacob were charged with soliciting an alleged hit on their exes.