CHILI (KSLA) – The one-time suspect in the disappearance of Natalee Holloway, has reportedly been captured in connection with the slaying of a young Peruvian woman.
Van der Sloot was captured in and detained in Chili. The Dutchman was arrested and released twice for the 2005 disappearance of Holloway, the young woman from Alabama who went missing outside a nightclub in Aruba.
Now, van der Sloot is the prime suspect in the slaying of 21 year old Stephany Flores, who was believed stabbed in a Lima hotel. Van der sloot was in Peru for a poker tournament at the time and the two were seen together in a video at Lima Casino and by a hotel employee.The two were seen entering the hotel room around 5 am and then a few hours later, van der Sloot departed alone. Van der Sloot fled to Chili the next day.