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UPDATE: Detroit Man Facing 7 Years in Prison Accused of Trying to Hire Hit Man

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We now have an update on a story we've been following out of Detroit.

A Detroit area man will spend nearly 7 years in prison for trying to hire at hit man to kill a suspect in his wife's murder.

Robert Bashara told the judge, he's truly sorry for his actions.

The State Parole Board will determine when to release him.

Bashara admits he tried to arrange the killing of his handyman, Joe Gentz, who is charged with strangling Jane Bashara.

Jane Bashara was killed in her garage last January.

Robert Bashara insists he had no role in her death, but police have called him a person of interest.

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