Thursday, August 12, 2010

Woman jailed for hiring hitman

A takeaway shop worker has been jailed for seven years after being found guilty of hiring a hitman to beat up her boss so she could take over his business.

In the High Court at Auckland yesterday, Justice Rebecca Ellis ordered 28-year-old Tania Aziz to serve a minimum of three and a-half years as the judge did not consider the normal parole period (two years) sufficient for the harm Aziz caused Brian Johnson, the Weekend Herald reported.

Rest of article on Stuff News dated 07 August 2010.