Security services in Misrata had arrested two people in connection to the kidnapping of four foreign workers and the torturing and killing of another victim.

An Egyptian national came forward to the police to report the kidnapping of his brother. According to the Public Prosecutor Office, the family of the detained received a phone call from the kidnappers demanding a ransom for his release.

Misrata Criminal Investigation Department began investigating the incident, which finally resulted in the arrest of the offenders.

The perpetrators confessed to the charges against them, the investigating department said, confirming that the body of the victim will be referred to the forensic doctor to identify the cause, manner, and time of death.