The man was attending the seminar held in Yokohama, in Kanagawa Prefecture to learn how to measure radioactive materials.
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Kyodo News Japanese (4/15/2011):
Kanagawa Prefectural Police arrested Keinosuke Ikawa (32 years old), who works as an engineer in the fishery section of the Aomori Prefectural government for allegedly inserting the camera from under the skirt of a female high school student.
According to the Police, Mr. Ikawa was attending the seminar on how to measure radioactive materials in Yokohama. The seminar was attended by the employees at local and municipal governments in Japan.
Mr. Ikawa allegedly inserted his small video camera from under the skirt of a female high school student (17 years old) from behind, on an escalator going up in the Yokohama Station in Nishi-ku in Yokohama City around 5:30PM on April 15.
The railroad police on patrol caught him in the alleged act, according to the Police. Ikawa says he videoed. He has been in Yokohama since April 14.