News from Chiba

Chinese national sought over death of Chiba woman

Wanted man is sought on suspicion of abandoning a corpse

4 days ago

Chiba: Man, 87, suspected of killing wife before attempting to take own life

Police found two knives that are believed to have been used in the crime at the scene

1 month ago

Chiba: ‘Self-study’ nurse worked at care facility for seniors

Suspect allegedly injected insulin and withdrew blood, police said

1 month ago

Chiba: Man, 38, accused of fatally beating father with rod

Suspect told police, 'My father took time to change his clothes, and it pissed me off'

1 month ago

Chiba man listed as likely abducted by North Korea found safe in Japan

His disappearance in 1992 was not connected to North Korea, police said

2 months ago

Chiba: Teacher accused of sex with girl in pachinko parking lot

Suspect told police, 'I was so excited that I couldn't control my sexual desire'

2 months ago

Two corpses found in Chiba City residence

Police are now seeking to confirm the identities of the bodies and the causes of death

2 months ago

Chiba: Woman, 31, sets fire to residence of male acquaintance

Man managed to safely flee the residence, police said

2 months ago

Elderly woman arrested in connection with dumping of man’s corpse

Suspect told police, 'Three persons dug the hole and buried the body'

2 months ago

Chiba: Elderly woman sought in connection with dumping of man’s corpse

Woman was seen in security camera footage taken around Shin-Maruko Station on May 6

2 months ago