• Kyodo


During the final day of a murder trial, prosecutors on Wednesday told the court that Chinese investigators have located a crushed car in China’s Hebei Province that is believed to contain the remains of the victim, a Japanese man slain in Saitama Prefecture.

Hiroshi Arai, 29, stands accused before the Saitama District Court of being involved in the February murder of Hiroshi Taniguchi, 41, in Kumagaya, Saitama Prefecture. Another man, Satoshi Fukuda, 24, is also on trial in the case.

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