Maryland native John Surratt was arrested nearly two years after the assassination in Alexandria, Egypt, wearing the uniform of the Pope’s private army. But his saga didn’t end there.
"‘Assassins!’: A Confederate Spy Was Accused of Helping Kill Abraham Lincoln. Then He Vanished." is from the April 13, 2017 Retropolis section of The Washington Post. It was written by Michael E. Miller and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.