Officials at the Spokane County Jail in eastern Washington state say an escape attempt by a murder-for-hire suspect from a fifth-floor cell using knotted-together bed sheets has been foiled.
A 32-year-old southwest Idaho woman has pleaded guilty to trying to hire someone to kill her husband.
A southwest Idaho man accused of offering money for the murder of his ex-girlfriend has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of solicitation to commit aggravated battery.
A Washington state employee accused of trying to recruit a co-worker to kill his wife has been ordered held on $800,000 bond.
Police in Tumwater arrested a state employee accused of trying to hire a hitman to kill his estranged wife.
Seattle police have outlined what they say was a murder-for-hire plot organized by a jailed felon who wanted a man he suspected of being a police informant to be doused with gasoline and dried “with a match.”