Natalee Holloway Suspect Joran Van Der Sloot Claims There's a Bounty on His Head in Prison: 'I Don't Want to Die'

In a letter to the woman he married while behind bars, convicted murderer Joran van der Sloot – the longtime suspect in the 2005 disappearance of Natalee Holloway – expresses fear for his life in a Peruvian prison and claims there’s a bounty on his head.

Natalee Holloway's Father Dave Reflects on Her Case 10 Years Later

The world held only possibilities for 18-year-old Natalee Holloway, with graduation behind her and a freshman year ahead at the University of Alabama. But that world was cut short when she disappeared ten years ago on a sun-soaked trip to Aruba with her senior classmates to celebrate their achievement before going their separate ways.

Witness Who Claims He Saw Natalee Holloway Isn't Telling the Truth, Says Aruba Prosecutor

The Aruban prosecutor’s office has dismissed a “supposed eyewitness” in the 10-year-old mystery of Natalee Holloway’s disappearance, saying the man’s account of where he last saw a suspect with the Alabama teen can’t possibly be true.

New Witness Says He 'Saw Natalee Holloway on the Last Night She Was Alive'

It has been nearly 10 years since Natalee Holloway vanished during a senior class trip to Aruba.

Joran van der Sloot's Wife, Prison Official Disagree over Whether He Was Stabbed

Joran van der Sloot’s newlywed wife claims her husband was recently stabbed twice behind bars while serving a sentence for murder.

Not true, according to Peru’s top prison official, who told the country’s 24-hour Canal N that the woman’s report is the assertion of a “compulsive liar,” reports.

Joran van der Sloot Films Video Inside His Peruvian Prison

Joran van der Sloot offered a peek inside his Peruvian prison this week in a new video the convicted killer says he shot “for my own security.”

Van der Sloot, 27, is serving a 28-year sentence for murdering Stephany Flores, a 21-year-old Peruvian business student, in 2010. He also remains the prime suspect in the 2005 disappearance of Alabama teen Natalee Holloway.

Joran van der Sloot Moved to Remote Prison After Authorities Say He Threatened Warden

Joran van der Sloot, the prime suspect in the 2005 disappearance of U.S. teen Natalee Holloway, has been moved to a remote Peruvian penitentiary after authorities said he threatened to kill the warden of the prison where he was serving a 28-year term for murder.

Peruvian prison spokeswoman Janeth Sanchez told the Associated Press that the 27-year-old Dutchman was moved Sunday to Challapalca, located high in the Andes near the Bolivian border. He previously was held at a prison north of Lima.

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Natalee Holloway Murder Suspect Joran van der Sloot Marries in Peru Prison

Joran van der Sloot – the suspect in American teen Natalee Holloway’s disappearance – has married in a Peru prison, according to multiple news reports.

Van der Sloot, 26, wed Leidy Figueroa on Friday morning, his lawyer told CNN en Español. Figueroa is also carrying his child, due in September.

Joran van der Sloot Will Face U.S. Charges in Natalee Holloway Case

Joran van der Sloot, the longtime suspect in the 2005 disappearance in Aruba of American teen Natalee Holloway, finally will face U.S. criminal charges in the case – but not until 2038, at least.