• Kyodo


A man already under arrest on suspicion of starting a small fire at an East Japan Railway Co. facility in Tokyo was served with another arrest warrant Tuesday over a fire along the tracks at a different location, police said.

Izaya Noda, a 42-year-old musician, allegedly set fire to a cable and its cover near Ebisu Station in Shibuya Ward on Aug. 27, obstructing JR East’s business, according to the Metropolitan Police Department.

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