Man tries to hire undercover cop to kill estranged wife
A 45-year-old Barryton man was arrested for attempting to hire someone to kill his estranged wife.
State Police say Bryan Crowley was introduced to an undercover police officer posing as a killer and on Tuesday, asked the man to kill his wife. He offered payment for the killing, as well.
Crowley is facing charges of Solicitation for Murder, Solicitation for Kidnapping, Solicitation for Home Invasion, and Solicitation for Delivery of Controlled Substances.
The maximum penalty for these charges is life in prison.
He was arraigned Thursday afternoon.