Teen plotted to kill mom for breast implants
A Colorado teen plotted to kill his mother so he could use her money to pay for his girlfriend's breast implants.
Nikita Lee Weis, 18, was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder. According to The Denver Channel, Weis hired two men for $7,000 to break into his mother's home, murder her, and dispose of her body.
Weis' mother, Hyun Weis, was attacked on Thursday after Juan Antonio Velez Gonzales, 19, and Brandon Michael Soroka, 19, broke into her home and attacked her with a wooden baseball bat. Hyun was able to escape. She was released from the hospital on Friday, however, the nature of her injuries have not yet been disclosed.(CNN)
Gonzales, Soroka, and Weis' girlfriend, Sophia Alsept, 21, were also arrested on the same charges.
According to the police affidavit, Hyun was originally supposed to be attacked on Wednesday night, but shw would not answer her door. On Thursday night, while both Nikita and Hyun were at her house, a man dressed in black broke into the house and beat Hyun in the head with the bat. Hyun was able to scare off the attacker by hitting the panic button on her car keys, which sounded her car alarm. She escaped and called 911 at a neighbor's house.
Deputy Police Chief Mike Barnett said the suspects discussed wrapping Hyun's body in plastic and dumping or burying her in the desert.
All suspects are being held on $50,000 bail.