Lonnie Kocontes

(credit: Orange County Sheriff's Department)

Prosecutors: Man Killed First Wife, Tried To Hire Inmates To Kill Second

A Florida man awaiting trial for allegedly strangling his ex-wife and tossing her overboard during a Mediterranean cruise tried to hire two inmates to kill another ex-wife, prosecutors in California said.


Lonnie Kocontes booking photo. (credit: U.S. Marshals)

Ex-OC Lawyer Arrested For Allegedly Killing Wife, Throwing Her Overboard During 2006 Cruise

A former Orange County attorney has been arrested for murdering his ex-wife on a 2006 cruise and throwing her body overboard.