TOKYO — Tokyo police have arrested a person after discovering “a number of” dismembered our bodies in coolers in his condo in a metropolis southwest of the capital.
The 27-year-old suspect, Takahiro Shiraishi, confessed to reducing up the our bodies and hiding them in cold-storage instances, coated with cat litter, a police spokesman stated Tuesday.
Investigators discovered the our bodies whereas trying to find a 23-year-old lady who had disappeared, the spokesman stated. He didn’t give his identify, consistent with police coverage.
Nationwide broadcaster NHK and different media stated police believed the our bodies of eight girls and one man have been hidden within the condo. The lacking lady is considered one in every of them.
NHK reported Shiraishi stated, “I killed them and did some work on the our bodies as a way to conceal the proof,” in keeping with the BBC.
They stated the girl had contacted the person through social media in search of somebody for a suicide pact.
Native media stated police first discovered the severed heads of two victims in coolers within the condo’s entryway. The experiences cited the person’s neighbors as saying that they had discover foul smells close to the condo.
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