History sheeter Vikat Bhagat was arrested  in connection with the murder of the  28-year-old Irish woman who was found dead and naked at an isolated open place in  Devbag, Canacona, police said on Wednesday.


The woman, who police have named as Danielle McLaughlin, is believed to have been visiting Goa with a friend to celebrate Holi.


According to sources, Bhagat  a local youth has accepted of committing the crime. Police are on a lookout for his accomplices.