Police To Arrest Shibuya Halloween Hooligans


Police to arrest Shibuya Halloween hooligans

Police in Tokyo have decided to arrest 4 men linked to an attack on a small truck in a crowded entertainment district on the weekend before Halloween.

The men are suspected of having been involved in surrounding, overturning and stepping on the truck near Shibuya station on October 28th. Many young people in costumes were gathered in the area at the time.

The truck was damaged, but the driver was unhurt.

Police identified the suspects from video shot by people at the scene.

Sources close to the investigation say police will arrest them on charges of the collective destruction of property.

Papers will be sent to prosecutors on more than 10 other people over their possible involvement.

Some of the suspects have reportedly admitted to the allegations.