Police in Tokyo have arrested a 21-year-old man on suspicion of sexually molesting a woman in her 20s as she walked home one night in March.
According to police, Kohei Majima, a company employee, has admitted to the charge, and said he was drunk at the time, Sankei Shimbun reported. Police quoted Majima as saying the woman was his type.
The incident occurred late at night in Shinagawa Ward. The woman told police that a man whom she didn’t know approached her and asked if she was on her way home. He then suddenly grabbed her and started groping her buttocks. The woman, who had her cell phone in her hand, yelled and said she would call the police, at which point the man fled.
Police said Majima was identified after an analysis of street surveillance camera footage.© Japan Today