Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

September 27, 2013

Kokomo woman charged in murder plot

By Mike Fletcher Kokomo Tribune
Kokomo Tribune

---- — Kokomo police arrested a 40-year-old Kokomo woman late Wednesday on a charge of conspiracy to commit murder.

Detectives arrested Christy Shaffer at 11:57 p.m. in the 2400 block of Apperson Way North on a Class A felony charge of conspiracy to commit murder, Maj. Brian Seldon reported in a news release.

The only other information released by Seldon on the case is that officers received information concerning a threat regarding a possible conspiracy of murder allegedly involving Shaffer.

A subsequent investigation revealed the threat was credible, Seldon said in the news release.

This investigation is ongoing. More information will be released when it becomes available, he said.

Anyone with any information concerning this case is asked to contact the Kokomo Police Department at 765-459-5101, Sgt. Jon Webster at 756-456-7233, or the Kokomo Police Department Hotline at 765-456-7017.