TOKYO — Tokyo police have arrested a person after discovering “a number of” dismembered our bodies in coolers in his condominium in a metropolis southwest of the capital.
The 27-yr-previous suspect, Takahiro Shiraishi, confessed to chopping up the our bodies and hiding them in chilly-storage instances, coated with cat litter, a police spokesman stated Tuesday.
Investigators discovered the our bodies whereas looking for a 23-yr-previous lady who had disappeared, the spokesman stated. He didn’t give his identify, according to police coverage.
The nationwide broadcaster NHK and different media stated police believed the our bodies of eight ladies and one man have been hidden within the condo. The lacking lady is considered certainly one of them.
They stated the lady had contacted the person by way of 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 reviews cited the person’s neighbors as saying that they had discover foul smells close to the condominium.