Kansas man's Illinois contract killing plot charges dropped
April 27, 2017
SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Prosecutors have dismissed charges against one of three Kansas men accused in an Illinois contract-killing plot.
The Salina Journal (http://bit.ly/2q7XtJ5 ) reports that the conspiracy to commit capital murder case was dropped Tuesday against 23-year-old Alex Karcher. Assistant Saline County attorney Amy Norton says a decision about whether to refile the case will be made after he returns to Illinois to face drug charges.
The Illinois indictment says Karcher and four others stored marijuana at a rental home and intended to distribute it.
Meanwhile, two men remain charg...