Update at 11:00 a.m. ET: NPR's Trina Williams spoke with Youssoufou Bamba, Alassane Ouattara's ambassador to the UN. Bamba says Laurent Gbagbo is alive and well but, citing security reasons, he wouldn't say where he and his wife Simone are being held. Bamba insists the French had nothing to do with Gbagbo's capture, that it was entirely done by Ouattara fighters.
Our original post: NPR's Ofeibea Quist-Arcton tells NPR's Newscasts defiant Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo has been taken by a combination of French and Ivorian opposition forces in his presidential residency in Ivory Coast. She says when Gbagbo was cornered, he offered no resistance.