US soldier Travis King is in American custody -AP citing US officials

(Reuters) – Travis King, the American soldier who crossed into North Korea two months ago and who the country’s state media said had been expelled, is in U.S. custody, the AP reported on Wednesday, citing two U.S. officials.

One official told the AP that King was transferred to U.S. custody in China.

(Reporting by Rami Ayyub; editing by Paul Grant)