Fourth Bonaire suspect arrested
Another man has been detained over the disappearance of Marlies van der Kouwe on the Netherlands Antilles island of Bonaire.16 October 2008
ANTILLES -- Police have arrested a fourth suspect, a 30-year-old man, in connection with the disappearance of Dutchwoman Marlies van der Kouwe on the Netherlands Antilles island of Bonaire
It is not known what the latest suspect’s connection with the case is.
Another suspect, a 37-year-old man who was detained on Sunday, has now been released. He is the eldest brother of the chief suspect, Ryan P, who has now been in custody for two weeks. Last Friday, a 19-year-old friend of Ryan P was also arrested.
Van der Kouwe, 24, disappeared late at night on 20 September. The pharmacy assistant was reportedly dragged off her bike and abducted on a scooter.
[Radio Netherlands / Expatica]