Bantwal: Rafiq (26), a resident of Uddottu in Sajipamuda village who was accused in the cases of public disturbance and also a sexual assault attempt had been evading arrest for four years.
He in the meantime went abroad and had recently returned. He kept on defying the court warrant. Having received information about him, the town police arrested him at B C Road on Thursday.
When produced in court, he was slapped a fine of Rs 8,000 and bail granted.