• Kyodo


A body of a man was found buried Sunday on a farm in the village of Nanmoku, Nagano Prefecture, local police said.

The body, apparently that of an adult male, had not decayed, the police said, adding the corpse was clad in jeans and a jacket.

The owner of the farm found the body at around 9:55 a.m. while working with his tractor, the police said.

The police plan to conduct an autopsy and are currently handling the incident as a case of abandonment of a human body, they said.

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