Prosecutors: Men plotted murders because of drug case

January 19, 2010 3:04:34 PM PST
Two men have been taken into police custody accused of plotting to kill an assistant U.S. attorney in Illinois and a drug enforcement administration agent.Prosecutors say Jack Mann, 41, of Naperville and 39-year-old Frank Caira of Downers Grove tried to hire a man to kill the pair. That man's attorney contacted the FBI.

Court papers show the alleged plot was the result of a drug investigation.