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Chilean Police Detain Van der Sloot in Peru Murder

  • June 2: Police show a photo of Dutch citizen Joran van der Sloot at a news conference in Lima.

    June 2: Police show a photo of Dutch citizen Joran van der Sloot at a news conference in Lima.  (AP2010)

  • El Comercio

     (El Comercio)

Chilean police have detained Joran van der Sloot, the longtime suspect in the disappearance of American teenager Natalee Holloway, as the chief suspect in the murder of a Peruvian woman who was found dead in his hotel room in Lima.

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