Police in Amagasaki City, Hyogo Prefecture, have arrested an unemployed 22-year-old man on suspicion of stealing a bag from a 77-year-old woman in a wheelchair.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 2:40 p.m. on April 4. Fuji TV reported that the woman was waiting for her husband inside the entrance to a pachinko parlor when the suspect came up behind her and snatched the bag from her lap and fled. Police said the bag contained contained 60,000 yen.
Police identified the suspect through surveillance camera footage and he was arrested at a pinball gambling facility on April 7.© Japan Today