The home of a couple in Tochigi city was burgled and around 45 million yen in cash stolen while they were away for the New Year holiday, police said Sunday.
The resident is a doctor, police said. The first floor serves as a clinic while the doctor and his wife live on the second floor.
According to police, the couple, who are in their 70s, left home for a trip on Dec 29 and returned on Saturday night. Fuji TV reported that someone broke into the house through a first-floor window and ransacked cabinets and drawers in the bedroom and living room on the second floor.© Japan Today