A Love Triangle Gone Wrong: Teen Girl Recruited Obsessed Boy to Murder Her Ex

Fe Hadley wanted to kill her ex-boyfriend and recruited a past flame to do the deed.

Malinda Fusco


Fe Hadley; Source

On November 15th, 2007, 16-year-old Fe Hadley lured her ex-boyfriend to a local store with the intent to kill. However, she didn’t plan to be the one to kill him. She recruited another ex and his friend to do the deed.

This is the story of how even “young love” can take a dark twist.

Who Was Involved?

In Benton City, Washington, Fe Hadley was a 16-year-old girl with a broken heart, or so she said. She was angry that her ex-boyfriend, Ryan Vaughn, broke up with her.

That anger would be the catalyst for her to recruit two classmates, Jeremiah Cunningham (another ex-boyfriend) and Gabriel Pfliger, in hopes of murdering her latest ex.

The Plan

Fe hatched the plan to kill her latest ex, Ryan, through Facebook messengers with classmates Jeremiah and Gabriel. Jeremiah had previously dated Fe, and hoping to impress her and win her back, he eagerly agreed to the plan to kill Ryan.

According to their Facebook messengers, the plan had been for Fe to lure Ryan to Ki-Be Red Apple Market, a local…



Malinda Fusco

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