Police in Tokyo's Taito Ward said Sunday they have arrested a 29-year-old man on suspicion of murder after he kicked a 63-year-old man repeatedly after they both left a "gyudon" (beef bowl) restaurant on Saturday.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 7:30 a.m. Saturday at a gyudon restaurant near Ueno Station, Fuji TV reported.
Police said the suspect, Kazuhiro Matsubayashi was drunk at the time. Matsubayashi and the victim -- both customers -- had gotten into an argument. Police said the victim left the restaurant, but Matsubayashi followed him out, knocked him down and kicked him in the head.
The victim was taken to hospital where he died of his injuries.
Matsubayashi was quoted by police as saying he was drunk and can't remember anything of the incident.
Police said the victim, who was from Chiba, and Matsubayashi did not know each other.© Japan Today