Florida suspect in Haiti president killing deepens mystery

  • Supporters of former Senator Youri Latortue and Steven Benoit set tires on fire outside the court house in Port-au-Prince on Monday, July 12, 2021. Prosecutors have requested that high-profile politicians like Latortue and Benoit meet officials for questioning as part of the investigation into the assassination of President Jovenel Moise. (AP Photo/Joseph Odelyn)

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The arrest of a failed Haitian businessman living in Florida who authorities say was a key player in the killing of Haiti’s president deepened the mystery Monday into an already convoluted plot surrounding the assassination.