• Kyodo


Eight people have been arrested by Wakayama and Osaka prefectural police over the theft and sale of construction machinery and luxury cars in western Japan, police said Wednesday.

Police have arrested a group of six people on suspicion of stealing and selling the cars and equipment and another two on suspicion of buying the stolen property.

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