ELO man arrested in alleged hit man plot

CHIPPEWA, PA – An East Liverpool man has been arrested by Pennsylvania authorities, accused of trying to arrange a “hit” on a man related to his wife.

According to Trooper Joshua Thomas of the Pennsylvania State Police, Gregory Travis, 50, was charged Monday night with criminal solicitation, criminal conspiracy, criminal attempted aggravated assault, reckless endangering another person and resisting arrest.

The arrest came after Travis allegedly spoke with an undercover officer, who he allegedly offered money to injure his wife’s nephew.

Travis is currently housed in the Beaver County Jail under $100,000 bond.

More details will be reported in tomorrows Morning Journal.