• Kyodo


Nineteen 10,000 yen notes were placed in the mailboxes of four homes in the town of Fukiage, Saitama Prefecture, between Friday night and Saturday morning, local police said.

There was no letter attached to the notes, which were not bundled together, and the cash is being treated as lost property.

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