A male host working at a club in Anjo, Aichi Prefecture, was arrested Friday for giving drinks to a female customer who he knew would be driving home, and who was involved in a fatal accident. On Aug 28, the 39-year-old woman crashed her car into another vehicle at an intersection. The driver of the other car was killed and the woman was arrested at the scene and charged with vehicular manslaughter.
Police said that club employee Shingo Hirai, 26, was charged with serving alcohol to the customer, even though she told him she would be driving home. According to police, on August 28, Hirai plied the woman with alcohol from around 1:20 to 3:55 a.m.© News reports