A 20-year-old man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of stealing items from unmanned police boxes in Tokyo and three prefectures in the Kanto region, the Metropolitan Police Department said.

The suspect was identified as Takashi Toda, unemployed, of Zama, Kanagawa Prefecture.

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