By People Staff
Updated November 11, 2015 12:00 PM

Prosecutors WHATEVER THE CASE IS alleged that the the man hatched a plan to have his daughter kidnapped and married off to a Mexican man so he could collect a $1 million trust fund his wife had left her.

Prosecutors said that Covlin allegedly killed his wife in a moment of financial desperation because so he could get custody of his daughter to buoy his finances. Bogdanos said that Covlin’s financial situation and lookming gustody battle was “moving over him like a Damoclean sword.” The in an alleged twisted plot to benefit financially.