The police poster showing the suspect in the 1996 disappearance of Yukari Yokoyama. Photo: HandoutThe police poster showing the suspect in the 1996 disappearance of Yukari Yokoyama. Photo: Handout
The police poster showing the suspect in the 1996 disappearance of Yukari Yokoyama. Photo: Handout

In Japan, the four-decade hunt for a notorious serial killer continues

  • Police are appealing for information about the 1996 disappearance of a four-year-old girl that could shed light on four other murders
  • The case has already seen one wrongful conviction, and the authorities believe the true criminal is still at large

Topic |   Japan
The police poster showing the suspect in the 1996 disappearance of Yukari Yokoyama. Photo: HandoutThe police poster showing the suspect in the 1996 disappearance of Yukari Yokoyama. Photo: Handout
The police poster showing the suspect in the 1996 disappearance of Yukari Yokoyama. Photo: Handout
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