Man arrested on suspicion of indecent assault

Uruma City Police and Okinawa Prefectural Police 1st Investigation Division arrested an office worker May 12th on suspicion of an indecent assault causing an injury.

According to investigators, 21-year-old Kaito Higa sneaked from behind up to a woman on her way home in a residential area on prefectural road 75 Uruma City, about 10 p.m. on Apr. 19th. Higa allegedly grabbed the woman’s breast, and during the struggle she fell down and was slightly injured.

Higa reportedly denies the charge insiting, “I did not do anything.”