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Kerala: Cops nab escaped serial killer

A notorious convict,who had escaped from the Central Prison,was arrested Monday.

A notorious convict,who had escaped from the Central Prison,was arrested Monday. Ripper Jayanandan was caught from Puthukkad police limits inThrissur district three months after his escape. Jayanandan had escaped from prison in June after leaving behind a dummy to fool the guards into believing that he was asleep in his cell. He escaped with cellmate Ooppa Prakash,a robber,who was later nabbed. Jayanandan,45,was accused of murdering seven women but was convicted only in two cases.