Police: Man planning hit on former girlfriend

Daniel Magee (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.)
Daniel Magee (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.)

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Gulfport Police believe they stopped a murder for hire plot just in time. Daniel Magee, 39, is charged with Conspiracy to Commit Kidnapping and Conspiracy to Commit Murder.

Investigators said someone gave police a tip that Magee was planning to hire someone to kidnap and murder his former girlfriend.

After an extensive investigation, Magee was arrested without incident. He's being held at the Harrison County Adult Detention Center in lieu of a $150,000 bond.

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