Police in Funabashi, Chiba Prefecture, have arrested a 52 year-old man for making more than 5,000 silent calls to 119. The suspect, identified as Atsuhiko Fuse, a company employee, has been charged with obstruction of business, Yahoo News reported.
According to police, Fuse made the calls between Feb 6 and March 30. He repeatedly dialed the Funabashi City fire department and then remained silent on the line.
Police quoted Fuse as saying he got irritated after an ambulance got in front of him while he was driving one day.© Japan Today