Newport Pagnell woman jailed for dark web hitman murder request

Newport Pagnell woman jailed for dark web hitman murder request

Newport Pagnell woman jailed for dark web hitman murder request - Published A woman who tried to hire a hitman on the dark web to murder a love rival has been jailed for 12 years. Whitney Franks, 27, set up Bitcoin accounts and accessed the dark web in August and September 2020 to request the killing of a female victim. The request was spotted by a BBC journalist investigating the dark web, police said, adding no-one was harmed. Franks, of …