Police in Yokohama have arrested an unemployed 24-year-old man on suspicion of theft after he stole money from a wallet from the company president who was interviewing him for a job.
According to police, the incident occurred at an elevator maintenance company in Seya Ward at around 8 p.m. on Nov 10. Fuji TV reported that the suspect, Shogo Takeda, has admitted to stealing 50,000 yen from the 32-year-old company president's wallet which was in a bag beside the desk. Takeda told police he took the money when the president briefly left the office.
Police picked up Takeda who had left his contact information on the resume he had submitted when he applied for the job.© Japan Today