At 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning, Shoji Dodai (@nei2nd), a resident of Nerima Ward, allegedly used a bicycle to approach the girl, a 16-year-old middle school student, from behind and fondle her buttocks on a road in the Kamisaginomiya area.
Dodai, who has been charged with indecent assault, admits to the allegations. “I wanted to grab the buttocks of a young girl with nice legs,” the suspect is quoted by police. “I did it to relieve work-related stress.”
Since July, police have received about 10 complaints of similar crimes taking place in the same area. Police believe it is likely that Dodai was also behind these other crimes.