Summary: Japanese serial killer who was convicted for the murders of four women (mostly prostitutes) while working as a taxi driver during a series of drug-related robberies throughout the Hiroshima Prefecture-area within a five-month period in 1996 and became among one of more than 160 prisoners sentenced to death in one of Japan's strange death penalty system since 1946.
Cause of Death: Executed by hanging
Born: April 1962
Died: December 25, 2006
Location: Hiroshima, Japan