Daughter in Rankin County murder-for-hire plot released on bond

The mother/daughter duo was arrested for attempting to hire hit man to murder a family member

Daughter in Rankin County murder-for-hire plot released on bond
Husband target in murder for hire plot; Source: Rankin Co. SO

RANKIN COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - One suspect in a murder-for-hire plot was released on $10,000 bond Tuesday afternoon.

Both 25-year-old Lauren Peavy and her 58-year-old mother, Tanja Peavy, went before a Rankin County judge Tuesday.

48-year-old Tanja R. Peavy, and her daughter 25-year-old Lauren A. Peavy were arrested for their roles in a murder for hire plot. Source: Rankin County Sheriff's Department
48-year-old Tanja R. Peavy, and her daughter 25-year-old Lauren A. Peavy were arrested for their roles in a murder for hire plot. Source: Rankin County Sheriff's Department

Lauren Peavy has been released on a $10,000 bond while her mother remains in a Rankin County jail. Tanja Peavy’s bond was reduced from $50,000 to $25,000.

The mother/daughter duo were arrested in October for attempting to hire a hit man to kill Lauren’s husband, Marty McCalister.

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