Joran van der Sloot Confesses: Admits to Killing Natalee Holloway on an Aruba Beach


 However, he provided false information about the location of Holloway’s remains. As part of his sentencing, Judge Manasco ordered him to pay $25,100 in restitution to Beth Holloway.

Beth Holloway expressed her satisfaction with the outcome, stating, “Van der Sloot’s confession means we’ve finally reached the end of our never-ending nightmare. Natalee’s case is closed, as far as I’m concerned. It’s over.”