Police: Man wanted gun to kill family

April 14, 2009 3:28:31 PM PDT
An anonymous tip leads police to unravel what they're calling a triple murder plot.Police in Winthrop Harbor said Charanjit K. Sharma, 44, was looking to buy an untraceable firearm to kill his wife, her relative and a third person.

Sharma was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm from which the manufacturer's serial number was removed.

A court date for Sharma has not yet been set. He is currently in jail.