Police in Katori, Chiba Prefecture, have arrested an unemployed 28-year-old man for attempting to film women in a toilet at a shrine.
According to police, the incident occurred just after 2 p.m. on Sunday. Fuji TV reported that the suspect, Masataka Takahashi, entered the women's restroom at Katori Shrine. He then used his cell phone and stretched his arm beneath the partition between cubicles to try and film women going to the toilet. However, one woman spotted his arm and she called out to her acquaintances who detained the man.
Police said Takahashi has admitted to the charge and are questioning him about whether he has done this sort of thing before.© Japan Today