CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) – A Pennsylvania man accused of posing as his estranged wife in a Craigslist ad that solicited a hit man to kill him has been sentenced to jail.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Morning Snow Could Lead Slick Roads This Afternoon
Public Opinion reports 30-year-old Christian Koelsch was sentenced to a maximum of 23 months in jail after he pleaded guilty to false reports Wednesday.
Police say Koelsch was impersonating his wife when he created a Craigslist ad requesting someone to help her “take care of” her ex-husband. Documents show Koelsch wrote in the advertisement that he beat and abused her.READ MORE: Staying Safe With Proper Tire Maintenance During The Winter Season
Craigslist provided information to law enforcement about the ad and the account that created it, and that helped authorities determine who had created it.
He has been ordered not to have contact with his ex-wife and complete domestic violence therapy.MORE NEWS: Teenager Taken To Hospital After Being Stabbed Multiple Times
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