Police in Fukuoka have taken into custody two girls for beating up a 12-year-old girl and stealing her money in a park in the Kanda neighborhood.
According to police, the two girls, aged 15 and 14, have been charged with assault and battery and larceny. Fuji TV quoted police as saying the two suspects assaulted the younger girl on Oct 31. They stole her handbag containing about 2,500 yen.
The girl told police the pair grabbed her by the hair and violently kicked her in the legs and other parts of her body. Fuji TV said the girl told her parents who contacted police.© Japan Today