Police in Tokyo said Saturday they are looking for a man who was abducted from a taxi in Setagaya Ward on Friday night.
According to police, the incident took place at around 9:30 p.m. in Ikejiri. The man, who is believed to have been in his 20s, was sitting in the back of a taxi that was being followed by a car and a motorbike, NTV reported. The rider of the motorbike suddenly stopped his bike in front of the taxi, blocking its path. Then a group of five men smashed the taxi’s rear window and dragged the passenger from the taxi, the driver was quoted as saying. The passenger forced into the car and driven away.