Woman sentenced for conspiracy to commit murder - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Woman sentenced for conspiracy to commit murder

Joy Werner (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Joy Werner (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A Jonesboro woman will spend the next eight years in prison for attempting to have her husband killed.

Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington said Joy Werner was found guilty Wednesday on a charge of conspiracy to commit capital murder.

Police said Warner sought to hire a person to kill her husband.

Ellington said Werner was sentenced to eight years in the Arkansas Department of Correction.

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