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Brooklyn Federal Prison Officer Charged in Plot to Harm Ex-Wife

Fri Jan 06 10:02:09 EST 2017 | NY1
A federal prison officer has found himself on the wrong side of the law. The U.S. Attorney's office in Brooklyn says they have arrested prison officer George Gonzalez for a plot to harm his ex-wife. Authorities say Gonzalez who lives on Staten Island tried to hire a hitman to beat his ex-wife who now lives in Florida and her new boyfriend. Gonzalez works at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn. He was scheduled to appear Friday in Brooklyn Federal Court.

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