on Tuesday morning, one person was arrested in Marrakesh, Morocco, suspected of the killings at the Danish Louisa Vesterager Jespersen and Norwegian Maren Ueland.
It enlightens the moroccan interior ministry in a press release.
'the Search and the investigation of the suspect in the city of Marrakesh was carried out under the supervision of the competent public prosecutor's office, which made it possible to identify the background and the motive for the crime', is called it among other things in the press release.
the Women were backpackers, according to the Norwegian media VG. They were found dead in a popular hiking area not far from the village of Imlil.
the 112 - 18. dec. 2018 - at. 11:11 Principal: Murdered women was on the month-long holiday
A mother from southern jutland says to the newspaper B. T. that she on Monday night got the message that there is talk about her 24-year-old daughter, who has been killed.
The Norwegian woman was 28 years old.
Norway's ministry of foreign affairs confirms to VG that the relatives in Norway and Denmark has been informed.
- We can confirm that a Norwegian citizen and a Danish citizen to be killed in the Atlas mountains south of Marrakesh, says pressevagten in the Norwegian ministry of foreign affairs to the culture guide.
The Danish ministry of foreign affairs stated Monday, that the police had informed the relatives of a Danish woman, who was supposed to be dead.