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Man arrested after throwing smartphone at police officer's face

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Police in Fukuyama, Hiroshima Prefecture, have arrested a 42-year-old man after he threw a smartphone at a police officer's face.

According to police, the man, who is a company executive, threw his smartphone at the face of a 57-year-old officer in the parking lot at Fukuyama Higashi Police Station, at around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday, local media reported. The officer suffered an injury to his nose.

After receiving a report about an incident of suspected property damage, police went to the scene and questioned the man who was drunk. When they took him to the police station, he became agitated and threw his smartphone at one of the officers.

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questioned the man who was drunk. 

Will he still remember?

-5 ( +10 / -15 )

smart phone, dumb man.

12 ( +16 / -4 )

There is little respect for Police in Japan.

Asked a fried once why the Japanese Police is so weak and soft with the locals. They told me, on case they make problems to a powerful man, such as company executives, Yakuza, or in general men with power, they can even loose their jobs, or get demoted, due to the rampant corruption. Just look at all those videos from YouTube or similar where the JP Police is even apologizing to the Yakuza who were fighting in traffic, or just being good dogs and lambs in front of them.

-10 ( +3 / -13 )

Self important exec thought he was above the law hopefully he spent an uncomfortable couple of nights in the lock up

1 ( +3 / -2 )

The phone was smart but he wasn't.

4 ( +8 / -4 )

Oh no! Not the dreaded Ninja smart phone!

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