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Police arrest suspect tied to Circus Circus double stabbings in Los Angeles

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Julius Trotter, connected to the double slayings of two tourists at the Circus Circus Hotel and Casino was arrested in Los Angeles.  (Photo: Chino Police) Julius Trotter, connected to the double slayings of two tourists at the Circus Circus Hotel and Casino was arrested in Los Angeles.  (Photo: Chino Police)
Julius Trotter, 31, is shown in this booking photo from a prior arrest in February  2017 (Courtesy: LVMPD). Julius Trotter, 31, is shown in this booking photo from a prior arrest in February 2017 (Courtesy: LVMPD).
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

A man connected to the double slayings of two tourists at the Circus Circus Hotel and Casino was arrested in Los Angeles. 

Police said 31-year-old Julius Trotter was taken into custody after a vehicle pursuit Wednesday evening by a Criminal Apprehension team with assistance of the FBI Los Angeles Fugitive Squad, according to Las Vegas Metro police. 

RELATED: Police release video, ask for help to find suspect in Circus Circus murders

Trotter is a suspect in the stabbing deaths of two Vietnamese tourists on June 1. The victims were found in a guest room by hotel security after they failed to show up for a group tour to the Grand Canyon. 

RELATED: Police investigate double homicide at Circus Circus Las Vegas

The death of tourist Sang Boi Nghia, 38, was ruled a homicide, according to the Clark County Coroner's office.  Khuong Le Ba Nguyen, 30, a man believed to be her coworker, was also found dead in the room.

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