According to The Associated Press, the FBI reports that Puerto Rican Aurea Vazquez Rijos was arrested in Madrid on Sunday (June 30) in connection with the US$3 million contract killing of her wealthy Canadian husband in 2005 who owned a lucrative online gambling software company.
Vazquez has been indicted by a federal grand jury for paying for the contract killing, although she has denied the charges.
Real estate developer Adam Anhang was beaten and stabbed to death in a popular tourist district of San Juan in 2005. He was a Winnipeg native.
COMMENT: An FBI spokesperson said that he expects the extradition of Vazquez to take between six and nine months.
This report will be updated as new information becomes available.