Toyama Thunderbird infielder Takuya Sasaki was arrested on suspicion of stealing a wallet.
The incident took place in the locker room of a gym in Toyama around 8:00pm on June 16. A wallet containing about 290,000 yen was taken from a locker belonging to a sixty-six-year-old man.
According to police, the man left his locker key with his clothes in a basket while taking a bath. Sasaki got into the man's locker and stole his wallet by taking the key from the basket. The man contacted police when he noticed his missing wallet near Sasaki.