Police in Mutsu, Aomori Prefecture, said Thursday they have arrested a 26-year-old third-class petty officer of the Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) for indecent exposure after he was found walking naked in sub-zero temperatures.
According to police, Ryo Ishikawa, who is assigned to the MSDF vessel Suzunami, was drunk at the time of his arrest at around 1:35 a.m. on Wednesday, Fuji TV reported.
The local meteorological office said the temperature at 1:30 a.m. in Mutsu City was minus 7.5 degrees Celsius and about 30 cms of snow covered the streets.
Ishikawa pounded on the door of a home. The resident looked out the window, saw Ishikawa and then called police to report that a naked man was attempting to break into the house. When police arrived at the scene, they found Ishikawa on the street in an inebriated state, while his clothes and shoes were found outside the house.© Japan Today