The brother of a British woman believed to have been murdered on the Indonesian island of Bali said his family was consumed with "overwhelming grief" over her loss.
Anne-Marie Drozdz's brother Gregory Drozdz told The Daily Telegraph: "We were contacted by the Foreign Office on Friday. They told us it appeared my sister had gone back to her villa in Bali and that there had been some kind of scuffle involving a burglary.
"My brother had only spoken to her by email a few weeks ago and she seemed very happy."
Speaking of the loss, Mr Drozdz said: "It's gut-wrenching. You never expect it's going to happen to you and your family. It has left us raw, bewildered and confused."
The brother of a Leicestershire teacher who has died on the island on Bali has told ITV News Central it was her dream to travel the world.
49-year-old Anne-Marie Drozdz is believed to have died at her villa in Bali on Thursday. Police are investigating whether she was murdered.
Her brother Greg Drozdz who lives in Hinckley, Leicestershire has spoken of his loss today.
It has been reported that a 32-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of a Leicestershire teacher on the Indonesian island of Bali.
The Jakarta Post reports that the man was arrested on suspicion of murder.
Police are looking at whether the death of 49-year-old Anne-Marie Drozdz was connected to a robbery at her villa.
The teacher from Hinckley who was carrying out charity work on the island was found dead on Thursday.
Police in Bali say a British woman found dead in her rented villa was murdered, according to the AFP news agency.
A woman named locally as Anne Marie Drozdz, believed to be in her forties, was found dead in the tourist district of Ubud on Thursday afternoon, with no signs the property was broken into.
"She was found by the owner of the villa lying dead on the floor with a black cloth over her face," Gianyar district police chief Komang Sandi Arsana told the agency.
"The door was damaged and there were dried up pools of blood on the floor."
A Briton has died on the Indonesian island of Bali.
A spokeswoman for the Foreign Office said: "We are aware of the death of a British national in Bali and are providing consular assistance to the family."
There are no more details about the death at this time.
A "drunk passenger" on a Virgin Australia flight who sparked a hijack scare after trying to enter the cockpit has been named by Bali police as 28-year-old Australian Matt Christopher.
An airport manager for the company told Indonesia's Metro TV that Christopher had been acting aggressively and was handcuffed by the flight crew.
An hour before landing in Bali, the pilot alerted traffic controllers of a possible hijacking on board, an Indonesian air force spokesman said.
A Virgin Australia Airlines plane was evacuated after a drunk passenger tried to enter the cockpit sparking a hijack alert, an Indonesian air force spokesman said.
All passengers on board the plane were unharmed and the passenger has been arrested, the spokesman added.
Virgin said the passenger who tried to break into the cockpit of one of its planes en route to Indonesia was drunk.
The Virgin spokesperson confirmed that the plane was not hijacked.
A passenger who "attempted to hijack" a Virgin Australia Airlines passenger plane has been arrested in Bali, Indonesia's Metro TV reported, citing a police official.
A passenger tried to enter the cockpit of a Virgin Australia Airlines plane travelling from Brisbane and the pilot called it a "hijack", an Indonesian transport official told local station Metro TV.