Woman accused of murder for hire appears in court

June 24, 2010 4:52:41 PM PDT
A woman accused of hiring a hitman to kill her lover's wife was arraigned in court today. She remains in custody without bond. Prosecutors allege Michelle Gaiser wanted Bellaire socialite Yvonne Stern dead and hired a hitman to kill her. Stern was shot at three different times over the past six months. She was hit once, but survived.

Gaiser and three men are facing charges surrounding the murder-for-hire plot.