A gay Reno, Nev., man with six children has been accused of hiring a hit man to kill his wife so he could avoid a costly divorce and live with his boyfriend, the Salt Lake Tribune reported.
Police said James Gau, 50, has been searching for a hit man for several weeks, offering several people money to travel to her home in American Fork, Utah, and kill her.
"For some reason, people think they can tell multiple people of their plan to kill their spouses and that they're going to get away with it," police Sgt. Dave Evans told the Reno Gazette-Journal. "It's amazing."
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Here's a tip if you are thinking of knocking someone off. Don't be asking every Tom, Dick and Harry. This guy might as well have taken out an ad on Craigslist.