Affidavit unsealed in Maine murder-for-hire case

A police affidavit says a 46-year-old mother of 13 children offered a friend between $3,000 and $10,000 to kill her husband of 30 years. Wendy Farley was arrested at her Brownville home Tuesday on a charge of criminal solicitation of murder. The Bangor Daily News reported that an affidavit released Thursday in Piscataquis County Superior Court says Farley told a friend, Michael Anderson of Milo, she wanted her husband dead by the end of the month. Anderson went to police and later recorded a conversation with Farley before police arrested her.

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