Police in Mobara, Chiba Prefecture, have arrested a 34-year-old dentist on suspicion of assault after he punched a taxi driver in the face and then fled without paying the fare.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. Police said the dentist, Katsutoshi Inagaki, was drunk at the time and started to get out of the taxi without paying the 1,800 yen fare, Fuji Tv reported. When the 68-year-old driver tried to stop him, Inagaki punched him in the face and ran away.
Inagaki was quoted by police as saying he doesn't remember anything about the incident and that he has nothing to talk about.© Japan Today