Kochi | The police team investigating the murder of Dalit law student Jisha has received a video footage of a man, suspected to be the culprit.
This is believed to be a vital lead in the investigation.
The video footage, which was part of a CCTV camera installed in a fertilizer shop at the bus stop in Vattolippadi junction near Jisha’s house, shows a man wearing yellow shirt following a young lady, with similar looks of Jisha.
His face is not clear. The identity of the man on CCTV needs to be confirmed, police say.
Police is relating this to a report that neighbors have seen a man wearing yellow shirt leaving Jisha’s house on the day of her death.
Some of Jisha’s neighbours had testified to police that they saw the man going out of Jisha’s house on April 28 noon.
Police for the time being is under the impression that Jisha was outdoors between 11 am and 1.30 p.m. that day.