Makoto Nishimoto, a member of the Miyazaki Municipal Assembly, has been indicted by the Miyazaki District Public Prosecutor's Office on charges of sexual assault leading to injury.

Nishimoto, 37, who was elected as a member of the municipal assembly in April under the name Super Crazy-kun — meaning “super crazy guy” — was charged on the grounds of nonconsensual sexual intercourse resulting in injury. The victim was a female acquaintance in her 30s.

The prosecutors office has not disclosed whether Nishimoto, a former YouTuber and singer, has admitted or denied the charge.