Illinois man accused in murder-for-hire plot


Photo: Kane County State’s Attorney

AURORA, Ill. (WTVO) — 23-year-old Andy Lopez has been charged with allegedly trying to hire a hitman on social media, to kill someone for $1,000.

Kane County Police say Lopez posted the request on January 22nd.

He was charged with Solicitation of Murder-for-Hire and faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted.

Lopez was held at the Kane County Jail on a $100,000 bond.


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