TRIPOLI:

Arab Times - - LOCAL -

Libyan au­thor­i­ties have ar­rested a sus­pected Is­lamic State mil­i­tant they be­lieve was in­volved in the be­head­ing of 21 Egyp­tian Cop­tic Chris­tians in Libya in 2015.

Chief Pros­e­cu­tor Al-Sadiq al-Sour told re­porters Thursday that the be­head­ings took place be­hind a sea­side ho­tel in the coastal city of Sirte. He says au­thor­i­ties have also iden­ti­fied the site where the bod­ies were buried.

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