A Chinese businessman wanted on suspicion of murdering a family of four in their own home has been arrested in Morocco, Northamptonshire police said.
Anxiang Du, 53, was arrested by Moroccan authorities on Saturday and the Home Office will now undertake the responsibility around extradition procedures.
Du is the prime suspect in the investigation surrounding the killings of university lecturer Jifeng Ding, his wife Ge "Helen" Chui and their two daughters Alice, 12, and Xing, 18.
The family was found stabbed to death at their home in Wootton on April 29 last year.
Northamptonshire Police have confirmed that murder suspect, Anxiang Du, has been arrested in Morocco.
Detective hunting for murder suspect Anxiang Du confirm that man "strongly believed to be the suspect" has been arrested in Morocco
Unconfirmed reports claim Anxiang Du has been arrested by Moroccan police in Tangiers.