POLK COUNTY, Fla. – Surveillance video captures the moment police confronted a woman who allegedly agreed to pay a “hitman” with a pizza truck.
According to WFTS, a woman hired a man to kill her husband, but it turns out he was an undercover detective.
Authorities in Polk County, Florida say Tanya Demirhan told the supposed hitman her husband was mean to her.
“She told him ‘I want my husband gone. Gone forever,'” Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said.
The couple owns a pizza shop, and she agreed to give the “hitman” the title to their pizza truck as a payment.
She even put it all in writing.
“I never before heard of someone that was silly enough to sign a note. But she did,” Sheriff Judd said.
When police brought Demirhan in, they falsely told her that her husband was dead.
The videos below capture the moment police told Demirhan that her husband had been “shot and killed.”
The videos show Demirhan breaking down.
“He’s not here anymore? He’s dead?!” she asked the detectives.
Detectives played along, even consoling the woman until they brought in the “hitman.”
“The guy you gave this title to and met you to give this paper to, is a cop. He works with me. He’s a detective with me,” said one of the detectives.
The woman claimed she didn’t know him.
She was arrested for solicitation to commit first degree murder.