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Flash player: Student used penlight to expose self to woman

TOKYO (TR) – Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested a male vocational student for allegedly exposing himself to a woman in Higashi-yamato City last month, reports Nippon News Network (Aug. 30).

On July 21, Daiki Tanaka revealed his lower body to the woman, a university student, as she commuted home on a road.

Tanaka, who has been accused of indecent exposure, admits to the allegations. “I did it to release stress,” the suspect was quoted by police.

A vocational student exposed himself to a woman in Higashi-yamato City on July 21 (Twitter)

Prior to carrying out the crime, Tanaka approached the woman from behind. He then used a penlight to illuminate his genital area.

Police are investigating whether the suspect was behind about 20 other similar incidents that have taken place in the same area.