Walsall father accused of hiring hit-man to kill ex-wife in the US

The latest on William Wallace - the father from Walsall accused of hiring a hit man to kill his ex-wife in Orange County in America.

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Walsall man in court accused of hiring hitman to kill wife

William Wallace is originally from the Yew Tree estate in Walsall Credit: Credit: District Attorney's Office, Orange County

A man from Walsall charged with planning to hire a hitman to kill his wife in California whilst he returned to the West Midlands for Christmas is due in court in America today.

Prosecutors have alleged William Wallace was involved in a custody battle over the couple's children.

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