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City council member has sex with 13-year-old girl and pays her $275

By Mason White 4:21 PM June 28, 2017
Issei Miura
Issei Miura
By: Alexis Bell

The youngest man ever to be elected to the city council is being accused of paying a young girl for sex, according to police in Japan.

Chiba police said that they have arrested 28-year-old Issei Miura, after being accused of having sex with the 13-year-old girl and possessing child porn.

Miura has been charged with child prostitution and child pornography. Miura denied the allegations, saying that he does not remember having sex with the 13-year-old girl.

According to the police investigation, Miura was the youngest member ever to be elected to the city council at the age of 26.

He is a member of the Japan Innovation Party.

Police launched an investigation after the mother of the 13-year-old girl filed a complaint, alleging that Miura paid her daughter $275 in exchange for sex.

Police raided Miura’s home, where they found 10,000 videos and images containing child porn.