Man arrested for cutting schoolgirl's skirt in train car
Police in Chiba Prefecture said Thursday they have arrested a 41-year-old man for cutting the skirt of a junior high schoolgirl on a train.
According to police, the suspect, identified as Masamitsu Ando, a company employee from Sodegaura, used scissors to cut the girl’s skirt while riding on the JR Uchibo line from Tateyama to Chiba at around 6 a.m. on Wednesday. TBS quoted police as saying that Ando snipped three centimeters off the skirt of the girl who was sitting beside him.
Following his arrest, Ando was quoted by police as saying, “The girl was so cute, I thought how nice it would be to see her underwear. I have done the same thing on three other occasions.”