Police have arrested a 54-year-old bus driver in Anan, Tokushima Prefecture, after he attempted to kiss a female passenger on her forehead against her will.
According to police, the incident occurred in March when Kunihiko Nakanishi stopped the bus he was driving mid-route, and attempted to kiss the forehead of a female passenger in her teens, NTV reported Wednesday.
Police were notified of the incident by the girl's parents and Nakanishi was arrested on Sept 22.
At the time of the incident, there were no other passengers aboard the bus, and according to police, both the suspect and the victim did not know each other at all.
Nakanishi has denied the charge, saying that police are mistaken about the facts surrounding the incident.© Japan Today