• Kyodo


Prosecutors are probing former sumo star Konishiki for allegedly assaulting a neighbor during a dispute over dog droppings, police in Tokyo’s Sumida Ward said Wednesday.

The 47-year-old former ozeki allegedly shoved the man, who is in his 30s, on Nov. 12, investigators said. The man was not injured.

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