TOKYO (TR) – Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested a former comedian for allegedly stalking current comedian Ryo Fukawa, reports Fuji News Network (Aug. 17).
According to the Harajuku Police Station, Aya Saburi, 41, allegedly followed around Fukawa, including making an appearance at a studio.
Saburi, who has been accused of violating the Stalker Control Law, admits to the allegations. “Since I like Mr. Fukawa, I wanted to get married,” the suspect was quoted by police.
After the alleged stalking took place, Fukawa’s manager contacted police.
Previously, Saburi performed in the comedy duo Niwatori to Tamago (Chicken and Eggs).