JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The U.S. Embassy in South Africa says an American woman has been killed in Cape Town, and South African media say a suspect has been arrested.
The embassy said Friday that the American was killed on Wednesday. The embassy has declined to provide further details about the case.
News24, a South African news outlet, said the body of the woman, whom police said was 39, was found at a hotel in Camps Bay, a popular tourist destination in Cape Town. The outlet says the suspect is a 41-year-old man.