Started by CaptDMO, Feb 03, 2006, 10:57 AM
NASHUA, N.H. (AP) - Beth Ortiz's husband refused to give her money, she arranged for two men to rob him in his bed.Valente Ortiz, 28, said that he left the apartment unlocked after the argument and went to bed, thinking his wife would return. Instead, he was awakened by two men. He told police the men rifled through his pants, taking cash from his wallet and pocket.Beth Ortiz, 35, was arrested Jan. 27, along with Raymond Alleyne, 22, and Anthony Perkins, 20, all of Nashua. Ortiz was charged with conspiracy; Alleyne and Perkins were charged with burglary and Perkins was charged with simple assault, accused of punching Ortiz's husband, Valente Ortiz, in the head..Alleyne and Perkins are accused of stealing more than $2,500 ,Police say the burglary was prompted by a suggestion from Beth OrtizPolice found Beth Ortiz, Alleyne and Perkins at another apartment. Beth Ortiz told police one of the men had threatened to kill her if she said anything and at first denied she was involved, then admitted that she suggested the burglary.