Mother Of Benghazi victim reacts to arrest

Suspect in 2012 embassy attack in US custody

SAN DIEGO - The mother of one of four Americans killed in the 2012 attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya, spoke out about an arrest made in the investigation.

For two years since her son's death, Pat Smith has been haunted and angered at what she has not been told.

"I want someone to stand up and say, 'I'm sorry, I'm sorry there wasn't enough security at that compound,'" said the Clairemont resident.

Smith's son, Sean, and two others with ties to San Diego, along with Ambassador Chris Stevens, died when Libyan militants attacked the embassy in 2012.

U.S. officials released details that the man they suspect of plotting, if not directing, the attack, was captured by special operation forces and the FBI in Libya Sunday.

Ahmed Abu Khattala is being interrogated before he is brought to the U.S. to face criminal charges.

On the road in Pittsburgh, President Barack Obama sent a message to the world: "No matter how long it takes we will find those responsible for attacks on Americans and bring them to justice."

Smith said while she is glad there has been an arrest, she also said there was more than one who set fire to the compound and won't rest "until we find out the real answers to what happened."

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