A 57-year-old man has been arrested for making 600 silent phone calls in four hours to Hatsukaichi police station in Hiroshima Prefecture.
The suspect, Shunji Funakura, an office worker, was arrested on suspicion of fraudulent obstruction of business, Fuji TV reported.
Funakura is suspected of making 600 silent phone calls in four hours to the main phone number for the police station on from 9 p.m. on Wed Sept 1 to 1 a.m. Thursday.
Funakura made the calls from his mobile phone which led to his arrest.
Funakura was quoted by police as saying that “I don’t understand why I was arrested." However, police said he has been making similar calls to the police station since a few years ago.© Japan Today