Louisville man charged in alleged murder-for-hire plot

Louisville man charged in alleged murder-for-hire plot
Clifton Ray Geary Jr. (Source: LMDC)
Clifton Ray Geary Jr. (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville man has been charged in an alleged murder-for-hire plot.

According to an arrest report, Clifton Ray Geary Jr., 50, hired a hitman to drive to Florida to "kidnap, hurt and kill" the victim if Geary wasn't paid approximately $600,000. It is not yet clear whether the murder was carried out.

Geary is charged with solicitation to commit murder.

This story will be updated.

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