THE WORLDPOST
03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Suspect who bought a new face to evade justice is held

With his surgically altered features obscured by sunglasses and a face mask, Tatsuya Ichihashi must have thought he would easily slip unnoticed on to the ferry docked in Osaka. For nearly three years, he had evaded capture in one of the most intensive manhunts in Japanese history to find the killer of the British teacher Lindsay Hawker.

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