(CNN)An American student from a university in Virginia has been arrested in North Korea, according to state media.
The student, who reportedly entered North Korea on a tourist visit, is accused of carrying out a hostile act against the DPRK, KCNA said, referring to the acronym for the Democratic People' Republic of North Korea.
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