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Prosecutors: Wife plotted to have husband killed

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Melissa Barger (Source: Harrsion County, IN Jail) Melissa Barger (Source: Harrsion County, IN Jail)

CORYDON, IN (WAVE) – A southern Indiana woman is facing charges that she was hiring a hit man to kill her husband.

Melissa Barger is charged with conspiracy to commit murder. According to the Harrison County Prosecutors Office, Barger tried to hire her boyfriend to kill her husband.

Barger was scheduled for her initial court appearance in Harrison Superior Court this morning. We expect to learn more details about this case following the hearing.

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