Police said Friday that the home of a high-ranking official of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department was burgled in February. The thief got away with approximately 4 million yen in cash and precious jewels.
According to police, the wife of the 57-year-old police official returned home in Machida to find the place completely trashed. TV Asahi quoted police as saying that 800,000 yen in cash had been stolen, along with a variety of precious jewels, amounting to a total of around 4 million yen.
The woman said that the back door of their home had been left unlocked.
At the time of the incident, the man whose house was broken into was a police chief. Now he is working as a high-ranking executive officer of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department.© Japan Today