Joran Van Der Sloot Pleads Guilty to 2010 Peru Murder, I Truly Am Sorry

Joran Van Der Sloot Pleads Guilty to 2010 Peru Murder, I Truly Am Sorry: Joran van der Sloot, the prime suspect in the disappearance of American teen Natalee Holloway, pleaded guilty today to the 2010 murder of Stephany Flores in Peru after his lawyer claimed he killed Flores because he suffered mental trauma from being accused in Holloway case.

“Yes, I want to plead guilty. I wanted from the first moment to confess sincerely,” he said today in court, according to The Associated Press. “I truly am sorry for this act. I feel very bad.”

Van der Sloot faced seven to 30 years in jail if convicted at a trial. It’s not clear how much time he will get as a result of his confession. His hearing was suspended until Friday when he will be sentenced. Read More…

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