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CHIBA (Kyodo) An official of the Shinjuku Tax Office in Tokyo and an insurance saleswoman have been arrested on suspicion of stealing about 30 million yen from a woman who sought advice on property inheritance at the tax office, the Chiba District Public Prosecutor’s Office said Saturday.

Arrested were Tadanobu Kondo, 51, of the Shinjuku Tax Office, who lives in the city of Saitama, and Noriko Yoshida, 35, a saleswoman at a life insurance company who lives in Itabashi Ward, Tokyo.

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