LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ill. (WTHI) – The final sentence has been heard in a Lawrence County, Ill. ‘murder-for-hire’ case.
Helen Westall plead guilty to paying a man $10,000 to murder her uncle. That murder happened two years ago yesterday.
On Tuesday in an Illinois courtroom, Westall was sentenced to 30 years in prison.
A few months ago, Tyler McQueen received a 50 year sentenced after a jury found him guilty. McQueen was sentenced for stabbing Robert Westall in March of 2012.