• Kyodo


A 56-year-old woman was arrested for allegedly releasing cockroaches in a supermarket in Kobe.

Toshiko Nagase, an office clerk at an elementary school, is suspected of placing a bag containing more than 10 cockroaches near a fresh fish display in the store at around 11:20 p.m. June 26. She stands accused of trying to sabotage sanitary conditions in the supermarket and thus obstructing its business operations.

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