US officials: Libyan Benghazi attack leader in custody

The US attorney's office in Washington has said that the Libyan militia leader suspected in the 2012 attack on the American diplomatic mission in Benghazi that killed four Americans is in federal custody.

US officials say a Libyan Benghazi attack leader is in custody.

A spokesman said: "Ahmed Abu Khatallah is in law enforcement custody," but would not say where he was being held. US officials said Khattallah was expected to arrive in America over the weekend.

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US officials: Libyan Benghazi attack leader in custody

The US attorney's office in Washington has said that the Libyan militia leader suspected in the 2012 attack on the American diplomatic mission in Benghazi that killed four Americans is in federal custody.