Park Hills woman sentenced for trying to hire 'hit-man' to kill her husband

Park Hills woman sentenced for trying to hire 'hit-man' to kill her husband
Annette Burnia (Source: St. Francois County Sheriff's Department)
Annette Burnia (Source: St. Francois County Sheriff's Department)

PARK HILLS, MO (KFVS) - A Park Hills woman will spend 10 years in prison for trying to hire a hit man to kill her husband.

Annette Burnia, 39, of Park Hills pleaded guilty to a charge of 2nd degree murder.

Investigators say Burnia tried to get a relative to kill her husband, and that relative called police instead.

So, an undercover officer posed as a hit man. Investigators say Burnia paid the officer $200, and promised him her husband's boat and NASCAR collection.

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