Mumbai: Drastically altering his looks while on the run could not save a 23-year-old from Chennai from the police, who instantly recognised him in Mumbai on Friday and arrested him. S Daswant is accused of killing his mother, and raping and murdering a 7-year-old girl. Daswant had fled from Chennai police custody and reached Mumbai on Wednesday.
He quickly got a haircut and a French beard to evade detection by the cops. “Daswant looked completely different when he was spotted at Kala Ghoda. But, a team of police officers who were with an officer from the Tamil Nadu police immediately identified him. As they were a little unsure about whether it was him, they first grabbed him and checked his hands. Sure enough