The Lebanese army has arrested the suicide bomber whose booby-trapped vehicle was seized in the northeastern border town of Arsal on Thursday, Voice of Lebanon radio (93.3) reported.

The car, which was stolen, belongs to a man from al-Hujairi family who hails from Arsal, said VDL on Friday.

The army said in a communique on Thursday that it defused 120 kilograms of explosives which were planted in the Mercedes.