A young mom calls 911 claiming she cut her own throat in front of her estranged husband and her child-- doctors say there’s no way she did it to herself. "48 Hours" correspondent Erin Moriarty investigates.
Tiffany Mead thought she was safe after her estranged husband, Kristopher Ertmann, was arrested for slashing her throat. But investigators discovered Ertmann was trying to hire a hit man to finish the job. To make a case they needed proof, so they sent in an undercover cop posing as a hit man.
In the early hours of July 24, 2013, Davis County Sheriff’s Det. Bob Thompson sat down with Kristopher Ertmann to ask him about how his soon-to-be ex-wife, Tiffany Mead, was cut deep across her neck the night before. Though Tiffany had called 911 saying she had done it to herself, investigators had their doubts.