Mansfield woman attempts to contract killers to murder estranged husband

June 13, 2014

A Mansfield woman is facing charges of solicitation of criminal homicide and a firearms violation after attempting to hire to undercover state troopers to kill her estranged husband. 

Alberta Rolfe, 62, of Mansfield, contact the undercover troopers at 1 p.m. June 11 to set up a meeting, offering the troopers a vehicle title, laptop computer and a hand gun as partial payment for the killing. 

Immeadiately after the arrangements were made, Rolfe was taken into custody and placed in Tioga County jail. A preliminary hearing for the matter will be set for the near future.