Florida man fatally stabbed had claimed he buried Natalee Holloway's body 03/15/2018 7:26 am PDT Comments WPTV via WPTV NORTH PORT, Fla. -- (WPTV) -- A man who once claimed he helped bury the remains of a missing Alabama girl in Aruba has died after police say he was stabbed during a foiled kidnapping in Florida. The Tampa Bay Times reports 32-year-old John Christopher Ludwick tried to kidnap a woman Wednesday as she exited her driveway in North Port. Police said she fought back, and Ludwick was stabbed in the struggle. He ran, but officers found him in a wooded area. He died at a hospital. The Times reports Ludwick was a friend of Joran Van der Sloot, the prime suspect in the 2005 kidnapping of Natalee Holloway. Van der Sloot is in prison now for an unrelated murder. FULL STORY: Florida man fatally stabbed, had claimed he buried Natalee Holloway's body - WPTV #Florida #WPTV Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.