Eclectic man offered $30K for three murdersPublished 11:38am Thursday, October 17, 2013
An Eclectic man was arrested by Montgomery police Wednesday for offering to pay another individual $30,000 to kill three other people.According to Montgomery Police Lt. Regina Duckett, 23-year-old Dennis Bishop III of Eclectic was charged with three counts of solicitation to commit murder.
“He solicited an individual to kill three people,” Duckett said Thursday. “A murder did not occur.”
Bishop is being held at the Montgomery County Detention Facility on a $180,000 bond. Duckett said the arrest was the result of an ongoing investigation.
Duckett said she was unable to provide further details on the case, as it is now “a matter for the courts.”