Carlos Ghosn Arrested For Fourth Time

Carlos Ghosn arrested for fourth time

Tokyo prosecutors have arrested former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn for a fourth time on suspicion of aggravated breach of trust. It is rare for prosecutors in Japan to arrest someone who has been released on bail.
Ghosn is reportedly denying all charges.

Prosecutors say Ghosn directed a part of Nissan's funds to a dealership in Oman operated by his acquaintance. The payments were made from 2015 through last year. He is suspected of causing Nissan to lose about 5 million dollars as a result of this transaction.

Ghosn Arrested For Fourth Time

Ghosn arrested for fourth time

Tokyo prosecutors have arrested former Nissan Motor Chairman Carlos Ghosn for a fourth time on suspicion of aggravated breach of trust. It is rare for prosecutors in Japan to arrest someone who has been released on bail.

Prosecutors say Ghosn directed a part of Nissan's funds to a dealership in Oman operated by his acquaintance. The payments were made from 2015 through last year. He is suspected of causing Nissan to lose about 5 million dollars as a result of this transaction.

Cattle Farmer Arrested In Wagyu Egg Smuggling Case

Cattle farmer arrested in wagyu egg smuggling case

Police have arrested a cattle farmer in Tokushima Prefecture, western Japan, in connection with the attempted smuggling of premium wagyu beef cattle eggs to China.

Earlier this month, police arrested Yusuke Maeda, a restaurant owner in Osaka, for trying to take about 360 straw-like containers with fertilized eggs and sperm of wagyu beef cattle to China last June, without going through quarantine inspections.

3 Men Arrested For Killing 80-year-old Woman

3 men arrested for killing 80-year-old woman

Police in Tokyo have arrested three men on suspicion of breaking into the house of an 80-year-old woman and murdering her last month. The victim had received a suspicious phone call asking her how much cash she had at home. The tactics are similar to a recent series of other burglary cases in Tokyo.

The police found and apprehended the three men on Wednesday. The police say the three have denied the allegations.

2 Men Arrested For Illegally Exporting Wagyu Eggs

2 men arrested for illegally exporting wagyu eggs

Police in Osaka, western Japan, have arrested two people on suspicion of illegally taking fertilized eggs of premium wagyu beef cattle to China.

Police say last July, Toshiki Ogura attempted to take hundreds of straw-like containers of frozen eggs and sperm to Shanghai by ferry. He was unable to get through customs there. Officials confiscated the items on his return to Japan.

Obayashi Man Arrested For Alleged Sexual Act

Obayashi man arrested for alleged sexual act

Tokyo police have arrested an employee of a major construction firm on suspicion of sexual misconduct involving a female student seeking his advice on job-hunting.

27-year-old Minato Munemura of Obayashi Corporation is accused of committing an indecent act on the college student in her 20s on January 27.

Mother Arrested Over Daughter's Death

Mother arrested over daughter's death

A 31-year-old Japanese woman has been arrested on suspicion of being involved in injuring her 10-year-old daughter who subsequently died.

Nagisa Kurihara is the wife of 41-year-old Yuichiro Kurihara, who was arrested on January 25th for allegedly causing injuries to Mia at home that led to her death.

Former Care Worker Arrested For Injuring Resident

Former care worker arrested for injuring resident

Police have arrested a former care worker at a nursing home in Gifu Prefecture, central Japan, on suspicion of injuring a resident there two years ago.

The victim is one of five residents of the facility in Takayama City who died or were severely injured in July or August of 2017.

Suspected Land Fraud Mastermind Arrested

Suspected land fraud mastermind arrested

Police have arrested one of the alleged masterminds of a fraud ring that bilked a major Japanese homebuilder of a large sum of money.

This brings to 17 the number of ring members arrested in connection with the scam.

Man Arrested After Driving Into Pedestrians

Man arrested after driving into pedestrians

Tokyo police have arrested a 21-year-old man for driving into pedestrians on a crowded street on New Year's Day, injuring eight people.

The incident occurred at 10 minutes past midnight on Takeshita Street in Shibuya Ward, a popular shopping street for young people. The man plowed into the pedestrians as he drove in the wrong direction along the street. The victims are aged between their teens and their 50s. One male university student is in a critical condition.

Ghosn Re-arrested On Aggravated Breach Of Trust

Ghosn re-arrested on aggravated breach of trust

Tokyo prosecutors have slapped a fresh arrest warrant on Nissan Motor's former Chairman Carlos Ghosn who was re-arrested on allegations of aggravated breach of trust.

The shocking development comes as many were expecting he would be able to post bail. He's now expected to remain in detention.

Ghosn Re-arrested On Breach Of Trust

Ghosn re-arrested on breach of trust

Prosecutors have slapped a fresh arrest warrant on Nissan Motor's former Chairman. Carlos Ghosn was re-arrested on allegations of breach of trust. The shocking development comes as many were expecting he would post bail. He's now expected to remain in detention.

On Friday, prosecutors alleged Ghosn shifted a private investment loss of over 16 million dollars onto Nissan in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.

Ghosn Re-arrested

Ghosn re-arrested

Japanese prosecutors have slapped a fresh arrest warrant on Nissan Motor former Chairman Carlos Ghosn. The prosecutors re-arrested Ghosn on allegations of breach of trust. This comes as his lawyers were getting ready to file a request for his bail.

Prosecutors now allege Ghosn shifted a private investment loss of over 16 million dollars onto Nissan in the wake of the 2008 Lehman crisis.

Ghosn Re-arrested In Tokyo

Ghosn re-arrested in Tokyo

Former Nissan Motor chairman Carlos Ghosn was served a fresh arrest warrant on Friday morning on suspicion of aggravated breach of trust.

On Thursday, the Tokyo District Court rejected a prosecution request to extend his detention over charges of underreporting his executive remuneration in Nissan's securities reports.