Juan-Carlos Cruz is most-known as a food network chef. But now he is being identified as a con artist for allegedly conducting a murder-for-hire plot against his wife! Find out more shocking details and see pictures and a video right here.
The former chef on the Food Network’s “Calorie Commando” has apparently cooked himself some trouble. Be sure to check out photos and video below.
As a biography, Juan-Carlos Cruz is most-known for being the host and chef of the Food Network’s “Calorie Commando” and “Weighing In”. He studied at the Culinary Academy in California to become a chef. At the Hotel Bel Air in Los Angeles, California, he worked as a pastry chef making custom-ordered wedding cakes and pastries. Alos, he is a speaker on how to cook low-calorie meals. You may read his book titled, “The Juan-Carlos Cruz Calorie Countdown Cookbook”. In his earlier days, he appeared on “Discovery Health Body Challenge”.
TMZ reports that the Food Network chef met with numerous homeless people on the streets of Santa Monica in a quest to find a hitman to murder his wife. It is said that Cruz’s motive was to have her killed because his wife had supposedly “inherited alot of money from her family”.
Police became aware of the alleged recruits when they informed authorities that Juan-Carlos came to them in an attempt to solicate to commit a murderous crime.
Law enforcement presented this horrifying news to the victim who is believed to be Cruz’s wife, however, the victim has not been publicly recognized due to the investigation.
The Food Network chef, Juan-Carlos Cruz, will need to pay $5 million bail if he wants to get out of the clink. Now that’s some money!
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