Report: Suspects arrested for alleged involvement in Libyan consulate attack
(CNN) — Some individuals believed to be involved in the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi have been arrested, the Libyan Deputy Minister of Interior said in a statement to the country’s state-run news agency.
“Some individuals suspected of involvement in the attack on the American Embassy in the city of Benghazi that resulted in the killing of the American Ambassador and three of his companions have been arrested,” Wanis Al-Sharif said.
Al-Sharif added in that statement that “the investigation is on-going and will reveal either whether those individuals are involved or innocent.”
“Some people have been arrested and are under investigation,” Reuters quoted Sharif as saying.