Man, found dead after getting assaulted in a parking lot; suspect, arrested!
IBARAKI – A man who was found collapsed in a parking lot in Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture, later died, and an office worker was arrested for allegedly hitting and injuring the man.
Man, found dead after getting assaulted in a parking lot; suspect, arrested! (JNN)
The suspect, Yoshiyuki Shibahara (52), a company employee from Tsukuba City, Ibaraki Prefecture, was arrested on suspicion of assault. At around 11 p.m. the day before last, Shibahara allegedly punched a 57-year-old man in the face and injured him at a restaurant in Kasumigaura City.
The man was found bleeding in the parking lot of his apartment in Tsukuba City yesterday morning, and was confirmed dead after being taken to the hospital.
The police believe that the man may have died after being assaulted by Shibahara, and are investigating the circumstances of the incident with a view to suspicion of manslaughter or murder.
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