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Nicole Faccenda Criminal Complaint (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Woman Sentenced in Murder-For-Hire Plot

Prosecutors said the Lyndhurst woman hired a hitman to kill her ex-boyfriend’s new girlfriend, who was actually a federal ATF agent.

12/04/2013

Julia Merfeld (Muskegon County Sheriff)

Video: Former NJ Woman Tries To Hire Hit Man To Kill Husband, Says It’s ‘Easier Than Divorce’

A New Jersey native pleaded guilty to a murder-for-hire plot in Michigan after authorities said she was caught on camera trying to hire a hit man to kill her husband.

07/09/2013

Daniel Miller

Cops: L.I. Man Charged With Drugging, Assaulting 17-Year-Old Conspired To Have Teen Killed

The owner of a religious supply store in New York City, who is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting a teenager working at the store, has also been charged with conspiring to kill the teen.

07/12/2012

John Gotti is seen in New York City - Jan 24, 1990 - Photo: MARK CARDWELL/AFP/Getty Images

Reputed Gotti Hitman Dies In Upstate NY Prison

A spokeswoman for the state Department of Corrections confirmed that 71-year-old Anthony Rampino died Monday at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Hartford.

12/21/2010

Susan Williams

Jury Selection Set For L.I. Murder-For-Hire Retrial

The first case was declared a mistrial on Friday, after her attorney mistakenly signed a document allowing prosecutors to play jurors a tape containing potentially damaging evidence.

11/01/2010

Police escort Susan Williams (credit: CBS 2)

Judge Declares Mistrial In L.I. Murder-For-Hire Case

A sudden twist came Friday in the shocking case of a Long Island woman accused of trying to hire a hitman to kill her husband. On day two of testimony, the judge declared a mistrial.

10/29/2010

Photo: Nassau County District Attorney

Shocking Details From L.I. Murder-For-Hire Trial

Greed, power and money — that’s what prosecutors said motivated a mom to offer a man $20,000 to kill the father of her four kids.

10/28/2010

Police escort Susan Williams (credit: CBS 2)

Jury Selection To Begin In Wife Hitman Plot Trial

Prosecutors said Williams was having affairs with her husband’s brother and her former boss.

10/26/2010