Police said Tuesday that what appears to be two human legs severed below the knee were discovered in a parking area along a national highway in Murakami City, Niigata Prefecture.
Police are currently investigating the crime as abandonment of a corpse. The legs were discovered by a man from Kanagawa Prefecture who had stopped there Tuesday morning. The limbs were found laid out next to each other wearing no shoes and socks. Nearby, a piece of wrapped-up cloth was also found with what appears to be bloodstains on it.© News reports