The former manager of the Tick Tock Diner in Clifton, New Jersey has pleaded guilty in a murder-for-hire plot.
Georgios Spyropoulos was accused of trying to have his uncle murdered. Last year he allegedly attempted to hire a hit man, who turned out to be a police officer.
Spyropoulos now faces 8 years behind bars.
His attorney, Anthony Pope, said the plea was their best option.
“Our job is to look at the strengths and weaknesses of a case, look at the potential liability that one’s facing, take everything into consideration and make an informed judgement and a recommendation. Based on that is why he pled guilty,” said Pope.
Sentencing is scheduled for September 19th.
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