Prosecutors: Peterson tried to put hit on Savio

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) _ Prosecutors say former Illinois police officer Drew Peterson tried to hire someone in 2003 to kill his third wife, Kathleen Savio.

Prosecutors made the allegation at a hearing over a request to reduce Peterson's $20 million bond. A judge refused to reduce the bond for Peterson, who is charged ith murdering Savio. Peterson is also a suspect in the 2007 disappearance of his fourth wife, Stacy Peterson.