Caught on tape: Man breaks into temple’s offering box

Temple had been victimized by several similar thefts in the past

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Gang of 4 used tear gas in ¥40 million attempted robbery in Taito

Perpetrators sprayed the gas into the faces of two employees of a precious metals shop who were in possession of…

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Fukuoka: Drunk man, 64, nabbed over fatal stabbing of neighbor

Suspect allegedly used a knife to stab the victim, 56, in the abdomen on November 8

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Security camera captures gunman shoot Japanese national in Manila

Masato Ogushi, 67, was shot in the neck by a man on a motorcycle in Manila on November 8

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Chiba: Bird watcher finds woman’s corpse at lake

With gray hair, the woman was attired in a red blouse, blue pants and socks, police said

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Mie: Man sought in ¥150,000 convenience store robbery

Suspect entered an outlet of Family Market in Yokkaichi City and thrust a knife at a female cashier

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Number of North Korean boats washing ashore to set record

Yoshihide Suga said, 'We will continue to take all possible measures to ensure public security'

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Suicides spiking in Kabukicho after woman’s fatal fall

Tokyo Sports claims 8 persons either committed suicide or attempted to by leaping from buildings in Kabukicho in October

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Man arrested over stabbing of woman in Yokohama ‘wanted money’

Suspect came up behind the victim and stabbed her in the back on a street in a shopping district in…

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Mac Akasaka not prosecuted over alleged rape of female supporter

Politician was accused of sexually assaulting a female supporter at his residence in Minato Ward in 2016

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