Police in Kawasaki, Kanagawa Prefecture, said Sunday they have arrested a public servant for allegedly molesting a 9-year-old girl in a public toilet.
According to police, Mineyoshi Omachi, 57, who works at the Nakahara Ward office, approached the girl at a futsal ground at around 1:30 p.m. Saturday. NTV quoted police as saying that Omachi had gone to the ground with his grandchild. Police said he approached the 9-year-old girl and took her to the toilet.
Police said that Omachi touched the girl's lower body in the toilet. The girl returned to her mother, crying. The mother notified police who picked up Omachi.
Omachi was quoted by police as saying he just patted the girl and did nothing obscene.© Japan Today