Nagano: Police open murder case after elderly man found bludgeoned in residence

Victim is believed to have died several days before the discovery, police said

Yamaguchi: Corpses of elderly couple found after apparent murder-suicide

Bodies were in the living room and kitchen of their residence, police said

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Niigata: Manhunt underway after man stabbed in car

Victim suffered injuries not considered life-threatening, police said

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Fukuoka: Man, 50, stabs neighbor over ‘noise’

Suspect has complained to police about the victim on several dozen occasions this year

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Tokyo: Perpetual pickpocket wore disguise ‘because investigators remember my face’

Suspect was arrested and sent to prosecutors for the same crime on six occasions previously

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Tokyo police open investigation after kart seen driving over Rainbow Bridge

In video footage, the kart is seen traveling in the far left lane of traffic as it crosses the Rainbow…

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Chiba: Man, 57, arrested after corpse of bedridden mother found in residence

Suspect told police, 'She became bedridden a few days before her death'

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Kanagawa police seek help of public in murder-arson case in Yugawara

Officers handed out information sheets at JR Yugawara Station on Friday

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Battle over Uguisudani turf preceded gang member’s alleged assault of rival

Police suspect that the incident took place following a dispute over the collection of 'protection money' from persons working in…

19 hours ago

Thailand: Elderly Japanese national accused of molesting 4-year-old girl

Suspect denies allegations, telling police he only touched her face

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