Police in Fujinomiya, Shizuoka Prefecture, have re-arrested a former councilman on suspicion of sexually assaulting an elementary school girl.
According to police, this is the third time that Takayuki Nomoto, 40, has been arrested, Sankei Shimbun reported. Nomoto had been arrested twice before over incidents against female minors.
He was first arrested on May 28 for filming up a young girl’s skirt, which resulted in his resignation. In June, he was arrested again for committing a lewd act with a minor.
On Wednesday, he was arrested on suspicion of assaulting a young girl at the end of July 2019.© Japan Today