BREAKING NEWS … THE THREE SUSPECTS, JORAN VAN DER SLOOT, DEEPAK AND SATISH KALPOE HAVE BEEN ARRESTED!!! The three suspects have been arrested on manslaughter charges. Dutch police arrest Joran van der Sloot on suspicion of involvement in the killing of Natalee Holloway in Aruba, prosecutor tells AP. (CNN)
ORANJESTAD, Aruba (AP) — Three young men who were previously detained as suspects in the disappearance of American teenager Natalee Holloway have been re-arrested in the case, the Aruban public prosecutor’s office said Wednesday.
UPDATE I: Comments from Jossy Mansur of Diario
This afternoon both the Kalpoe brothers and Joran van der Sloot were rearrested and are now in Custody. The Kalpoe brother were arrested in Aruba and Joran in Arnhem, Holland. New evidence has surfaced that warranted this measure.
In an official press release, the Prosecution gave all the details to the media, except what the new evidence is. The Kalpoe brothers were arrested for two days, after which they will be brought before a judge for the prolongation of their arrest. Joran was arrested for 8 days and will be sent to Aruba as soon as possible. He too will be brought before the Judge at the conclusion of the 8 days for a prolongation of his detention.
The suspects are now charged with involvement in the voluntary manslaughter on Natalee Holloway or causing serious bodily harm to Natalee Holloway, resulting in her death.
Dutch authorities announced the arrest of Joran van der Sloot on suspicion of involvement in the death of U.S. teen Natalee Holloway. Two Surinamese brother were also arrested. (ABC)
UPDATE II: Dutch Make Arrests In Natalee Holloway Case
Dutch teenager Joran van der Sloot and two Surinamese brothers, Satish and Deepak Kalpoe, were arrested on suspicion of involvement in manslaughter and causing seriously bodily harm that caused the death of the 18-year-old American, the prosecutor’s office said in a statement.
Van der Sloot was arrested in the Netherlands, where he is attending a university, and is expected to be extradited to this Dutch Caribbean island. The Kalpoe brothers were arrested in Aruba.