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Tokyo police on Thursday arrested a 36-year-old man for allegedly using a stolen bank card to withdraw around 3.5 million yen from a stranger’s savings account.

Police arrested Hisataka Shiraishi, an unemployed man with no fixed address, on suspicion of theft. He is believed to have used the same ruse on about 30 other occasions over the past year to steal 35 million yen, police said.

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