Luzerne County woman who hired someone to kill stepfather sentenced


WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) The Luzerne County woman who pleaded guilty to hiring someone to kill her stepfather is going to prison.

Kendra Dias was sentenced to six to 12 years. She pleaded guilty to solicitation to commit criminal homicide. Prosecutors said she paid an assassin $1,500 to kill her stepfather Donald Bachman.

Bachman was shot and killed outside of his home on Willow Street in Wilkes-Barre in May 2015. No other arrests have been made in the case.

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