During the robbery, the pair spoke in broken English in order to appear to be foreigners, police said
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Victim had accumulated a debt of 1 million yen to the operation, police said
Suspect told police, ‘Since I have debts, my life is hard’
Two female officers on patrol of the area apprehended the suspect after seeing him behaving suspiciously
Suspect denies the allegations, telling police, 'I was at the location, but I did not steal anything'
Suspect told police upon his arrest, 'I wanted money to play around'
Victim suffered injuries that are not considered life-threatening, police said
Security camera and an intercom were used to monitor customers entering the premises, police said
Suspect told police, 'I wanted money to play around'
One of the suspects said upon her arrest in April, 'I didn’t do it'