Alleged anti-Muslim filmmaker arrested
- Published: 28 Sep 2012 at 05.49
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Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, the alleged filmmaker behind the video that sparked protests across the Muslim world, was arrested Thursday, the Los Angeles district attorney's office said.
A Pakistani Muslim demonstrator hits a burning police vehicle during a protest against an anti-Islam film in Karachi on September 21. Nakoula Besseley Nakoula, the alleged filmmaker behind the video that sparked protests across the Muslim world, was arrested Thursday in Los Angeles, the district attorney's office said.
"I can confirm he's in custody, scheduled to make a court appearance as we speak, in federal court in downtown LA," Thom Mrozek of the United States Attorney's Office told AFP, giving no further details.
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