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Opelika man charged with criminal solicitation to commit murder

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) -

An Opelika man faces charges after police say he tried to have an ex-family member killed.

Keith Stephens, 55, is charged with criminal solicitation to commit murder. Auburn Police say Stephens asked an acquaintance to help kill an ex-family member.

Auburn officers, along with the Opelika Police Department, started to investigate after the acquaintance filed a police report last Friday.

Stephens is currently in the Lee County Detention Center. His bail is set at $75, 000.

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