Oncologist Arrested for Hiring Hitmen to Kill Ex-wife's Attorney
A 70-year-old Oncologist is behind bars accused of hiring two hit men to kill the lawyer who represented his ex-wife when they divorced in the 90's.
Greenwood, Mississippi police say Dr. Arnold Smith and William Paul Muller of Morgan City, Louisiana were arrested Sunday morning and on a charge of conspiracy to kill attorney Lee Abraham. According to investigators two hitmen went to Abraham's law office Saturday night, but agents from the Mississippi Attorney General's office were waiting. The two alleged hit men were shot during an exchange of gunfire. One of the hitmen was killed. The other is in critical condition.