Fugitive couple found in East Texas extradited to North Carolina

By Bob Hallmark - bio | email
Posted By Molly Reuter - bio | email

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Two fugitives caught right here in East Texas have been extradited to North Carolina.  They are wanted for the murder of a child.

After five months on the run, Olga Mendez, 25 and Kevin Videa, 21 were captured in Longview. The couple is accused of killing Mendez's 4 year-old daughter and burying her in the backyard of their North Carolina home.  The couple was found by the FBI after phone records were traced. Both have been charged with murder.