Former Shura Council and Muslim Brotherhood member Sobhi Saleh was detained for 15 more days with charges of inciting violence and killings in the Sidi Gaber area in Alexandria on 6 June 2013, Sidi Gaber court decided on Sunday, according to state-owned Al-Ahram.
The prosecution also charged Saleh with being a member of “a banned violent organisation.”
Clashes in Alexandria on 6 June 2013 resulted in 12 fatalities and 200 injured, according to an official count. Molotov cocktails and stones were thrown in the neighbourhood of Sidi Gaber; Central Security forces fought with pro-Morsi protesters in several pockets of violence, which lasted for several hours.
Saleh, who was arrested on 1 September 2013 in Borg Al-Arab near Alexandria, was detained for 15 days on the day of his arrest.