Jennifer Deleon
(Now known as Jennifer Henderson)

Woman gets life in yacht murder case

Jennifer L. Deleon is the wife of the alleged mastermind in the deaths of a couple who authorities say were drowned at sea.
October 06, 2007|Seema Mehta | Times Staff Writer

The wife of the alleged mastermind in the murders of Thomas and Jackie Hawks at sea was sentenced Friday to two consecutive life terms in prison without the possibility of parole for participating in the plot to kill the retired couple, steal their yacht and plunder their life savings.
Before her trial, Jennifer L. Deleon, 26, a mother of two, turned down
prosecutors' offer of immunity in exchange for testifying against her husband, Skylar Deleon.