|Cindy Reese and Jeff Brown|
By: Feng Qian WorldWideWeirdNews.com
(Scroll down for video) A woman and her pastor are behind bars after an illicit love triangle let to the murder of an innocent man, according to police in Alabama.
Morris police said that they have arrested 41-year-old Cindy Reese and 37-year-old Jeff Brown, in connection with the murder of Michael Reese.
Now, Cindy has been sentenced to serve 40 years in prison after being convicted of murder while Brown has been sentenced to serve 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to manslaughter.
According to the police investigation, Cindy and Brown began an illicit sexual relationship while he was a pastor at the Sardis Baptist Church.
When the church leaders learned about the relationship, Brown resigned. Brown and Cindy then conspired to kill Michael. Cindy fatally shot her husband and then called police to report a burglary.