According to the indictment, Eijiro Ito is alleged to have repeatedly kicked Ryona Majima, 19, in the head in assaulting her inside a club in the Shimbashi area of Minato Ward on July 4.
Majima suffered an acute subdural hematoma. She died in a hospital on July 10.
Ito, who has been accused of manslaughter, admitted to the allegations, according to the Atago Police Station.
A back room
According to Bunshun Online, Ito is involved in the management of the club. On the day of the incident, he arrived with friends.
Majima and Ito, who is a regular at a kickboxing gym, then got into a dispute whereupon he took her into a back room, according to an employee of the club. “He dragged her by the hair and then climbed atop, repeatedly pummeling her in the head,” the employee said.