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A military prosecutor Wednesday charged accused hacker Elie Ghabash of fabricating evidence that led to the arrest of a Lebanese Army officer, a judicial source told The Daily Star.Germanos referred Ghabash to First Investigative Judge Riad Abu Ghaida and issued a warrant for his arrest, which was a formality since Ghabash is already in detention for his suspected involvement in the separate case of actor Ziad Itani.The actor was arrested on Nov. 24 on charges of collaborating with Israel. He was released Tuesday, and arrest warrants were issued for Ghabash and former Internal Security Forces Cyber-Crimes Bureau chief Maj. Suzan Hobeiche, who are accused of being involved in fabricating evidence that led to Itani's arrest.Hobeiche has denied employing Ghabash to fabricate evidence, while – according to a judicial source – Ghabash said Tuesday that Hobeiche was the only reason he had heard of Itani.
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