Three Northern California residents have been arrested in a murder for hire plot.
Long Beach Police announced that one of the alleged conspirators was the daughter of one of the victims.
Keith Phillips, Frank Haverly and Holly Ramos were arrested in the assault that left the unidentified 62 year old victim near death. She is the mother of suspect Holly Ramos.
Ramos allegedly hired the other two suspects to murder her mother.
The victim was seeking custody of Ramos's children, who were in foster care. Ramos has a prior arrest for child endangerment.