Yamanashi Prefectural Police have arrested a police officer over the alleged molestation of a lady after she reported a theft, stories NHK.
At round 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, police arrested Watanabe at his residence in Higashimurayama Metropolis on suspicion of indecent assault.
Yuki Watanabe (Twitter)
“I needed to get alongside along with her,” the suspect was quoted by police in admitting to the allegations.
The incident came about after the woman reported a theft. “Let me verify the location once more,” Watanabe reportedly stated by phone in asking to go to her the subsequent day.
“We deeply apologize to sufferer and the residents of the prefecture,” a consultant of the prefectural police stated. “This could by no means occur, and we are going to present thorough steerage to workers and attempt to revive belief.”
渡辺容疑者は捜査の中で女性の携帯電話の番号を入手し、「現場の状況を確認したい」と連絡を取っていたということです。 – TBS NEWS