Police on Wednesday arrested a Ground Self Defense Force member for committing a public obscenity at a drive-through fast-food restaurant in Kawagoe, Saitama Prefecture. According to police, the 46-year-old suspect, a non-commissioned officer at a Tokyo garrison, identified as Nakami Tanaka, allegedly exposed himself to a female staff member at about 5:45 a.m. on Wednesday.
Tanaka was captured on security camera waiting for his order at the drive-through window, with the zipper of his pants undone and his private parts on display to the 39-year-old staff member. Tanaka has reportedly committed the same crime at the store before and when staff recognized his car, they immediately alerted police that he had returned. Police rushed to the scene and arrested Tanaka on the spot.
Tanaka was quoted as saying he was sorry and that he just wanted to see the look of shock on the woman's face. He also told police he was on his way to play with radio-controlled toys.© Compiled from news reports