Police in Kasukabe, Saitama Prefecture, said Saturday that 50 batteries have been stolen from 25 trucks and cars.
According to police, sometime early Friday morning, 24 batteries were stolen from 12 trucks parked outside a beverage manufacturing company, TV Asahi reported.
Police received reports that between Thursday night and Friday morning, two more similar cases were reported within the same five-kilometer radius of the city. In all, a total of 50 batteries were stolen from 25 parked vehicles.
In October, batteries were stolen from six trucks, also in Kasukabe, police said.© Japan Today