Japanese police detained a man who slashed a woman’s car tyres outside a supermarket before offering to help her. Photo: ShutterstockJapanese police detained a man who slashed a woman’s car tyres outside a supermarket before offering to help her. Photo: Shutterstock
Japanese police detained a man who slashed a woman’s car tyres outside a supermarket before offering to help her. Photo: Shutterstock

Japanese man slashed woman’s car tyres outside supermarket then came to her rescue

  • Surveillance footage showed Yoshito Harada, 32, had caused the damage before offering to help the woman, who became suspicious
  • Online sleuths connected this to a case seven years ago where a man admitted he had used this ruse ‘about 1,000 times’ to meet women

Topic |   Japan
Japanese police detained a man who slashed a woman’s car tyres outside a supermarket before offering to help her. Photo: ShutterstockJapanese police detained a man who slashed a woman’s car tyres outside a supermarket before offering to help her. Photo: Shutterstock
Japanese police detained a man who slashed a woman’s car tyres outside a supermarket before offering to help her. Photo: Shutterstock
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