Puerto Rico girl will get life for hiring man to kill Canadian hubby

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Puerto Rico girl discovered responsible of hiring successful man to kill her rich Canadian husband greater than a decade in the past has been sentenced to life in jail.

Aurea Vazquez Rijos cried as a federal decide issued the sentence Friday and ordered that she be transferred to a jail in Fort Value, Texas. Decide Daniel Dominguez mentioned he believed the jury’s responsible verdict over Vazquez’s assertion that she is harmless.

Her defence attorneys plan to attraction the conviction in a case that led to a global manhunt.

Vazquez had been charged with providing a person $three million to kill actual property developer Adam Anhang. He was stabbed repeatedly and hit within the head with an object in September 2005, hours after prosecutors mentioned Anhang had requested for a divorce.