A national guardsman is facing one count of solicitation to commit first-degree murder and is being held on a $1 million dollar bond.

Army SGT, Rhett Micheal Barlow, 22, was arrested on Jan 6th and is facing charges for hiring a hitman to kill a truck driver who took his mother’s life 8 years ago in a vehicle accident.

Barlow was 15 years old when his mother, Michelle Simone Barlow, 42, was crushed between two trucks on March 22, 2016.

Rhett Michael Barlow

The truck driver, Donald Wayne Caulder Jr, collided with Michelle Simone Barlow while driving his Freightliner dump truck. Michelle Barlow was operating a Toyota Sienna minivan during the collision.