Twin brothers were arrested Tuesday for raping a woman and stealing her money in Hiratsuka City, Kanagawa Prefecture. Teppei Hirose, 20, and Ryuta Aiyoshi, 20, who are twins, were arrested for allegedly assaulting the 28-year-old woman near a river around 1:10 a.m. on Sept 11. They also stole 1,400 yen.
According to police, the two approached the victim from behind on a motorbike. Hirose denies allegations but Aiyoshi admits to them, police said.
Police said several similar cases have been reported in neighboring cities and are investigating the brothers' involvement.© Japan Today