Police confirm man arrested in Morocco is Anxiang Du

Anxiang Du
Anxiang Du

Police have confirmed today (Tuesday) that the man arrested by Moroccan authorities on Saturday is in fact Anxiang Du.

The Home Office will now undertake the responsibility around extradition procedures, but Northants Police say they have no information to suggest how long this will take.

A police spokesman said: “We have maintained regular contact with the friends and relatives of the Ding family, and have kept them informed of this latest development.”

Anxiang Du was wanted by police to speak to in connection with the murder of the Ding family in Northampton in April last year.