Four more makes 10 nabbed so far, from AP, “Iraq Copter Downing Suspects Nabbed”
BAGHDAD, Iraq “” U.S. forces arrested four more suspects in Thursday’s downing of a civilian helicopter north of Baghdad, bringing the number apprehended so far to 10, the military said Sunday. All 11 passengers and crew were killed, including one shot by insurgents.
U.S. soldiers from Task Force Baghdad, working with Iraqi security forces, detained the suspects during the past 24 hours, a military statement said.
Iraqi civilians helped U.S. forces locate the first six suspects, who were captured early Saturday, the military said.
The Russian-made Mi-8 helicopter was shot down about 12 miles north of Baghdad. The dead included six American bodyguards for U.S. diplomats, three Bulgarian crew members and two security guards from Fiji, officials said.
Two militant groups claimed responsibility for the attack and released video to back their claims. In one video, insurgents are seen capturing and shooting to death the lone survivor, identified as a Bulgarian pilot…