9 bod­ies, 2 sev­ered heads, found in Tokyo flat: re­ports

Sun.Star Pampanga - - WORLD! -

mTOKYO, Ja­pan -- Ja­panese po­lice have found nine bod­ies, in­clud­ing two with their heads sev­ered and dumped in a cool box, in a flat in the Tokyo suburbs, me­dia re­ported on Tues­day.

Po­lice have ar­rested 27-year-old Takahiro Shi­raishi, who lives in the apart­ment in Zama, south of Tokyo, pub­lic broad­caster NHK said.

A po­lice spokesman could not im­me­di­ately con­firm the re­ports.

Au­thor­i­ties had been in­ves­ti­gat­ing the dis­ap­pear­ance of a 23-year-old woman and dis­cov­ered a con­nec­tion be­tween her and Shi­raishi.

Ac­cord­ing to Jiji Press, po­lice found the two heads in­side a cool box at the en­trance of the apart­ment on Mon­day be­fore mak­ing the grisly dis­cov­ery of the other bod­ies in­side on Tues­day.

(AFP)

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