07/03/2013 09:09 pm ET

Egypt's Mohammed Morsi Held By Authorities: Reports


CAIRO, July 4 (Reuters) - Egypt's deposed President Mohammed Morsi, toppled by the military on Wednesday, is being held by the authorities, a Muslim Brotherhood spokesman and a security official said on Thursday.

Ahmed Aref, the Brotherhood spokesman, said both Morsi and Essam El-Haddad, a senior aide, were being held but he did not know where. A security official said they were being held at a military intelligence facility. (Reporting by Maggie Fick, Yasmine Saleh and Tom Perry; Editing by Philip Barbara)