Grisly Sasebo murder defies explanation

/ | Aug 16, 2014

Grisly Sasebo murder defies explanation

by

Homicides involving dismemberment, referred to in Japanese as bara-bara jiken (scattered incidents), fall into a wider category known as ryōki hanzai (bizarre crimes) — written with kanji meaning “hunting the strange.” Typically when minors were involved in such cases they tended to be victims, ...