• Kyodo News


The guitarist of a defunct rock band has been arrested for alleged cannabis possession, police said Monday.

The arrest of Shoji Narita, a 41-year-old former member of the rock group Otokogumi, was made after the Metropolitan Police Department searched his home in Shibuya Ward, Tokyo, on Sunday night and found a few grams of dried marijuana.

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