Police said Monday that the skeletonized body of a man was found Sunday in an apartment in Warabi, Saitama Prefecture.
According to police, the owner of the apartment and a building management employee discovered the man's remains at about 1:30 p.m. Sunday, TBS reported. A 45-year-old man lived in the apartment, but he had not paid his rent for at least two years, TBS reported. Gas, water and electricity had been cut off, police said.
Police said the door was locked and there were no external signs of violence on the skeletonized remains. There was no information on why the owner let the tenant get behind in rent payments by two years, TBS reported,© Japan Today