Body of murdered Akita businessman found in car trunk in Miyagi
News On Japan via Japan Today -- Sep 06
Police said Thursday that the body of a man was found in the trunk of a car abandoned on a forest path in Osaki, Miyagi Prefecture.
Police said they received a call at around 11 a.m. Wednesday from a nearby resident reporting that a car with an Akita Prefecture license plate had been left in the forest near Naruko-onsen in Miyagi Prefecture, Fuji TV reported. At around 3 p.m., officers opened the trunk of the car and discovered the body of a man who appeared to have been stabbed to death.
According to police, the doors and trunk were locked when officers arrived.
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