Parts of a human body have been found in a dry riverbed in Hyogo Prefecture, police said Tuesday.
According to police, the body parts were found in the dry riverbed of the Inagawa River located in Higashikuwazu, Itami City, at around 2 p.m. on Monday by a male passerby, When police arrived at the scene, they found dismembered arms and legs, Fuji TV reported. A head and torso were found on Tuesday.
Police said both dismembered forearms were from the elbows to the fingertips and lower legs were cut from the knees to the feet. Furthermore, the feet had socks on them.
Police said the victim was a young adult man.
The dry riverbed where the dismembered body parts were discovered is located 500 meters from JR Itami Station, under a bridge on a highway.© Japan Today