Police in Tokyo have arrested a 61-year-old man after he showed up at a police station in Adachi Ward with a woman's body in his car.
According to police, Seigo Nakamichi, who is unemployed, spent the night of Nov 10 at a love hotel in Mobara, Chiba Prefecture, with Mikiko Okada, 56, whom he had known for about three years, Fuji TV reported.
Nakamichi told police that Okada did not wake up on the morning of Nov 11 and he was not sure what had happened to her. He did not call 110, but instead put her body in his car and drove to her home, picked up her 17-year-old daughter and then proceeded a police station in Ayase, Adachi Ward, at around 8 p.m. that night.
Police said Nakamichi has been charged with abandonment of a body. There were no external injuries on Okada's body and an autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.© Japan Today