Van der Sloot indicted by federal grand jury

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A federal grand jury has indicted Joran Van der Sloot on charges of wire fraud and extortion.

Prosecutors say he was caught soliciting money from Natalee Holloway's mother in exchange for revealing the location of Natalee's remains in Aruba.

Natalee was last seen on May 30, 2005.

Van der Sloot remains the lone suspect in her disappearance.

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