Prosecutors say Gabrielle Drexler was having an affair with the cop but when she found out he was married with children, she turned on him.
Gabrielle Drexler, 28, has pleaded guilty to lying to a grand jury about her relationship with the Lower Merion police officer.
Prosecutors say it was 31-year-old Delia Hernandez who put the plan in motion, hiring Gabriel Martinez-Lopez to kill her husband.
The charges against Gabrielle Drexler include perjury, tampering with evidence, and making false reports to police.
The former chairman of the Montgomery County Commissioners picked up a split decision in a courtroom Friday when a district judge tossed out a felony perjury charge, but ordered him to be held for trial on a misdemeanor count.
Court officials in Montgomery County are now seeking an “out of county” district court judge to decide whether former county commissioner James Matthews will be held for trial on perjury charges.
“He’s finished — he will never work in law enforcement again, and he’s a disgraced human being,” says
Montgomery County prosecutor John Gradel.
Eight alleged members of a local branch of the “Bloods” gang are headed to trial on numerous violent charges without having a preliminary hearing — the first time that’s ever happened in Montgomery County.