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Tokyo uni student arrested after severing lawyer’s genitals

Ikki Kotsugai
Ikki Kotsugai
TOKYO (TR) – Tokyo Metropolitan Police on Thursday arrested a 24-year-old university student for assaulting and emasculating a lawyer in Minato Ward, reports TBS News (Aug. 13).

At approximately 7:40 a.m., Ikki Kotsugai, a graduate student at a university in Nakano Ward, began repeatedly punching a 42-year-old attorney in the face inside the offices of a law firm in the Toranomon area. With the lawyer nearly unconscious, the suspect then unzipped the victim’s pants and used a pair of pruning shears to remove his genitals.

Kotsugai, who has been charged with inflicting bodily harm, admits to the allegations. “I cut off his genitals and flushed them down a toilet in the law office,” the suspect is quoted by police.

The victim’s injuries are not considered life threatening.

According to public broadcaster NHK (Aug. 13), the suspect is a former boxer at the university.

Kotsugai’s wife, who is employed at the same office, was also present. Prior to the attack, the couple and the victim had engaged in a discussion.

Police are now investigating what trouble might have existed between the suspect and victim.

4 Comments

  1. Les Legato Les Legato April 5, 2018

    “The victim’s injuries are not considered life threatening.”

    Life altering….

    The “takeaway”: don’t screw your staff.

  2. Les Legato Les Legato August 18, 2015

    “The victim’s injuries are not considered life threatening.”

    Life altering….

    The “takeaway”: don’t screw your staff.

  3. Roger Roger April 5, 2018

    I’ll tell you what the trouble that existed between the two is: sounds like the attorney was dipping his stick in another man’s pot of honey! Tsk Tsk

  4. Roger Roger April 24, 2016

    I’ll tell you what the trouble that existed between the two is: sounds like the attorney was dipping his stick in another man’s pot of honey! Tsk Tsk

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