Lee Murray back in police custody

Updated: June 26, 2009, 5:52 PM ET
By Shaun Assael | ESPN The Magazine

Lee Murray, the MMA fighter accused of masterminding a brazen $92 million British bank heist, is back in Moroccan police custody after being freed briefly by that country's Supreme Court, his attorneys in London and Rabat told ESPN.

The move comes as British prosecutors are pressuring Morocco to try Murray for the 2006 robbery.

In a hearing Wednesday, the Moroccan Supreme Court denied Britain's request to have Murray transferred to London from the capital city of Rabat, ...

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