Jho Low has a radical new look, a home in Cyprus and an EU passport. Are the rumours true, or just ‘bear-faced’ lies?
The fugitive financier, who turned 38 on Monday, ‘now resembles a bear’ and walks like a wild ox, according to authorities in the country harbouring himHe also owns a Cypriot passport, according to reports, but his current whereabouts have not been disclosedMalaysia 1MDB scandalSCMP’s Asia deskPublished: 7:28pm, 4 Nov, 2019Why you can trust SCMP
“Among the excuses they gave was that he supposedly underwent plastic surgery and now resembles a bear,” the police chief was quoted by Malaysian newspaper Berita Harian as saying. “His face is said to look like a bear. I don’t know but purportedly he has changed how his face looks.”
Low – who turned 38 on Monday – has also changed the way he walks, according to the authorities in the unnamed country, so that “there were times when he walked he resembled a wild ox”, Abdul Hamid said.