Ex-TV chef Juan-Carlos Cruz was sentenced to nine years in prison on a charge of soliciting homeless men to kill his wife, The Associated Press reported.
Prosecutors had dropped a charge of attempted murder after he pleaded no contest in October.
Former TV Chef pleads no contest to plot to kill wife
The former Food Network host was arrested by Santa Monica, Calif., police after two homeless men told them that Cruz wanted to hire them to kill his wife, Jennifer Campbell.
The 48-year-old hosted Calorie Commando from 2004 to 2006.
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Former Food Network host Juan Carlos Cruz pleaded no contest Tuesday to a charge that he hired two men in a failed attempt to kill his wife, according to The Associated Press.
The 48-year-old, who hosted Calorie Commando from...read more
Former Food Network star Juan Carlos Cruz pleaded not guilty to charges of soliciting homeless men to murder his wife, according to The Associated Press.
Cruz, who hosted Calorie Commando in 2004, was arrested last Thursday after...read more