RELATED STORIES: Man accused of murder-for-hire plot against ex- - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

RELATED STORIES: Man accused of murder-for-hire plot against ex-wife

Hamid Ghassemi (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office) Hamid Ghassemi (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)
Taherah Ghassemi (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office) Taherah Ghassemi (Source: East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

Hamid Ghassemi, a Baton Rouge businessman, is accused of hiring men to murder his ex-wife Tahereh Ghassemi who was reported missing on April 11, 2015. Her vehicle was found on fire the next day and her body was found buried in a wooded area in St. Helena Parish on May 16, 2015. 

Hamed Ghassemi, Tahereh's son, was imprisoned in Iran while trying to bury his mother.

WAFB is currently available on Amazon Fire TV, Roku, and coming soon to Apple TV. Watch the latest newscast, live streaming 24/7. Get the biggest stories, investigative reports, weather, and sports on demand. 

Copyright 2017 WAFB. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly