Logo

Osaka policeman arrested for not paying taxi fare

Osaka policeman arrested for not paying taxi fare

Osaka policeman arrested for not paying taxi fare

OSAKA —

An Osaka prefectural police officer has been arrested after he ran away without paying a taxi fare.

According to police, the incident occurred at around 7:40 p.m. on Tuesday. Sankei Shimbun reported that the suspect, Masaki Tanoue, 25, told the taxi driver that he didn’t have enough cash on him to pay the 6,780 yen fare and asked the taxi driver to stop so he could withdraw money from an ATM at a convenience store.

However, when he got out of the taxi, Tanoue started to walk away. When the 63-year-old driver chased him on foot, Tanoue elbowed him, causing a slight injury. A passerby helped detain Tanaue.

Police said Tanoue was on his way home after drinking for three hours with his coworkers and had only 1,389 yen on him. He was quoted as saying, “I was drunk and don’t remember the incident. But if I really did it, I want to apologize.”

<

Japan Today http://www.japantoday.com/category/crime/view/osaka-cop-arrested-for-not-paying-taxi-fare

When the day will come to India ?

Facebook Comments


Tags assigned to this article:
Osaka policeman arrested for not paying taxi fare

Related Articles

Who are the Yazidis and why is Isis hunting them? Save Yazidis from ISIS it’s seems they are Hindu origin !

Reports that Islamic militants have trapped up to 40,000 members of Iraq’s minority communities have spurred the US into considering a military-led humanitarian action.

Most of the trapped people are members of the Yazidi religion, one of Iraq’s oldest minorities. They were forced to flee to Mount Sinjar in the Iraqi north-west region, or face slaughter by an encircling group of Islamic State (Isis) jihadists. The UN has said that roughly 40,000 people – many women and children – have taken refuge in nine locations on the mountain,

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Write a Comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*