Police in Kamagaya, Chiba Prefecture, have arrested a 44-year-old man on suspicion of confining a high school girl in his home and performing lewd acts on her.
According to police, Tsuyoshi Hagiwara, a part-time delivery worker, met the girl, who lives in Hachinohe, Aomori Prefecture, on a members-only social networking site earlier this month, Sankei Shimbun reported. On March 8, he invited her to meet up with him in Tokyo. After meeting the girl on March 9, he drove her to his home where he kept her confined until March 12 when the girl was able to leave the house and go to a nearby koban (police box). Police said the girl was not injured.
The girl’s parents had reported her missing on the morning of March 9 after saying she had had gone out the previous evening and not returned home.© Japan Today