HYOGO (TR) – Hyogo Prefectural Police have arrested a 28-year-old man after leading them to body at a property in Yabu City, reports TV Asahi (Sept. 3).
At around 9:20 a.m. on Wednesday, Daiki Yasui, a temporary employee, was accompanied by his mother when he visited the Yabu Police Station. “I killed my colleague,” he reportedly said.
Officers arriving at a vacant property found the body of a man lying face-up near the entrance. He is believed to be around the age of 20.
The man is believed to have died within a week of the discovery. The cause of death is not known.
Early Thursday, police accused Yasui of abandoning a corpse. He admits to the allegations, police said.
The vacant property belongs to the suspect’s family.
Police are now working to identify the body.