Saitama policeman scratches cars in drunken rage
A police sergeant has been arrested for scratching parked cars in Kazo, Saitama Prefecture.
According to prefectural police, the officer, who has been named as Tetsuo Taguchi, 54, is accused of scratching several parked cars with a coin in a car park on Sunday night. He was identified from surveillance camera footage.
During police questioning, Taguchi was quoted as saying, “I was angry because I was having trouble at home. I was drunk and I scratched a few cars.”