Ali Ahmed Jafaar is also suspected of drug and weapons trading, the Daily Star reported. Investigators say he operated in Baalbeck, a town in eastern Lebanon near the Syrian border best known for its spectacular Roman-era ruins.
Several warrants for Jafaar's arrest had been issued, police said. His alleged kidnapping victims included a Syrian man and the son of a prominent businessman in Lebanon.
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