Libyan leader Colonel Muammar Gaddafi is dead and his body is being taken to the city of Misratah, National Transitional Council spokesman Abdullah Berrassali has told Sky News.
There have been conflicting reports about how the alleged capture of the ousted Libyan leader happened.
Earlier National Transitional Council (NTC) military commander Abdel Majid he was taken from a convoy near Sirte. But another commander, Abdel-Basit Haroun, said Gaddafi was killed in a Nato airstrike.
An anti-Gaddafi fighter who claimed he witnessed Gaddafi’s capture said the former Libyan leader was shot in the stomach