Kawaguchi, Jan 16 (News On Japan) - A gang of 4 teenagers robbed a man of 25 million yen in a karaoke box on Sunday by spraying him with tear gas, with one 18-year-old suspect arrested and 3 others still on the loose.
The self-claimed high school student is alleged to have conspired with others to rob the man in a private room of a karaoke bar in Kawaguchi City around 3:00 PM on January 16.
The victim explained to police that he had brought the cash to lend it to an acquaintance.
The incident occurred when the victim entered the private karaoke room with the group of teenagers, where he was suddenly sprayed with tear gas.
Police are on the hunt for the other three teenagers.