Kerala Police Release Image of Pala Covent Nun Murder Suspect

Police team probing the murder of Sr Amala, a Catholic nun at a convent in Pala, zeroed in on the suspected killer,identified as Satheesh Nair.

Published: 24th September 2015 03:28 AM  |   Last Updated: 25th September 2015 12:54 AM   |  A+A-

KOTTAYAM: The police team probing the murder of Sr Amala, a Catholic nun at a convent in Pala, has zeroed in on the suspected killer, identified as Satheesh Nair alias Satheesh Babu, 38, of Mezhuvathattungal House, Kuttikkott, Kasargod. Though the police had closed in on the accused, suspected to be a psychopath, he gave them the slip. Sources said Satheesh, who has a criminal background, has ties with goonda gangs in various places.

APOLICE.jpgccording to police, the suspect was involved in similar cases in the past as well and was arrested and jailed on charge of bid to commit culpable homicide consequent to a case registered at Vadakkanchery police station. “We have concrete and clinching evidence against this man,” said S Satheesh Bino, Kottayam SP.

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