Egyptian police arrest fugitive in el-Arish
Published Monday 28/10/2013 (updated) 29/10/2013 14:16
CAIRO (Ma’an) -- Egyptian police on Monday arrested a fugitive in el-Arish in North Sinai district suspected of masterminding “terrorist” attacks in Cairo and the Sinai Peninsula, an Egyptian official said.
Speaking to Ma’an in Cairo, a high-level official in the Egyptian ministry of interior confirmed that police arrested 40-year-old Hisham Ahmad Kamal. The source described Kamal as a “top fugitive”.
Kamal was ambushed through a secret agent in al-Zuhour neighborhood in el-Arish, the source said.