Transcript for Brenda Delgado Behind Bars
Next to the FBI's most wanted woman behind bars tonight. Brenda delgado was taken into custody in Mexico. Authorities call her the mastermind behind a murder for hire plot that left a Dallas dentist dead. The arrest came 48 hours after investigators added her to the most wanted list. ABC's Phillip Mena. Tonight, the capture of a fugitive, after seven months on the run, Brenda delgado now under arrest in northern Mexico. The suspected mastermind behind the death of the Dallas dentist, who was gunned down in the garage. The motive for the plot, investigators say, jealousy. Hatcher was dating delgado's former boyfriend. It was a murder for hire. Reporter: Police say the suspected hit man seen on this surveillance camera was promised drugs in exchange for killing hatcher. That man and an alleged getaway driver was arrested. But delgado fled shortly after police questioned her. What's left is to bring her to justice. Reporter: Investigators believe that she was hiding out in her native Mexico. By placing her on the top ten list, it placed pressure on the Mexicans to pick her up. Partly expedite the extradition process will probably begin very soon. Reporter: To make a deal, for her extradition, U.S. Officials agreed to take the death penalty off the table. Mexico opposes capital punishment. But she can still fight extradition herself. And delay a return here to Dallas for months. Cecilia.
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