Dutchman Says He Knows The Location of Holloway

The chief of Peru

In a June 4, 2010 file photo Dutch citizen Joran Van der Sloot is escorted by police officers outside a Peruvian police station, near the border with Chile in Tacna, Peru. Peruvian police said Tuesday June 7, 2010 Dutchman Joran Van der Sloot has confessed to killing a young woman in his Lima hotel room last week. (AP Photo/Karel Navarro/file)

LIMA, Peru (AP) - The chief of Peru's criminal police says Dutch murder suspect Joran van der Sloot (YOHR'-uhn VAN'-dur-sloht) has told police that he knows the location of the body of missing U.S. teen Natalie Holloway.

Gen. Cesar Guardia tells The Associated Press that Van der Sloot "let slip that he knew the place where this person was buried."

But Guardia says the young Dutchman "would only testify (on the matter) before Aruba authorities."

Guardia said that he didn't know how seriously to take Van der Sloot's statement given his history of dubious statements about the 2005 disappearance in Aruba of the Alabama teen.

Guardia says the matter came up as Van der Sloot confessed to killing 21-year-old Peruvian Stephany Flores in a Lima hotel room.

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  • by JW Location: Dothan on Jun 11, 2010 at 10:26 AM
    I bet if they start chopping off fingers he'll start REALLY telling the truth. Too bad they won't, I'm sure the jerk will get a couple of years in prison than go right back to preying on poor women.
  • by Janie Location: Dothan on Jun 11, 2010 at 07:41 AM
    Doesn't matter whether he says he does or doesn't, did or didn't. They'll never be able to justly convict him on what he does or does not say. When you have a pathological liar, best have cold, hard, evidence. And somebody other than him knows things about the Aruba situation
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