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61-year-old man stole 2,000 used panties because he wanted to wear them

By Mason White 1:14 PM July 5, 2017
Shigeru Kobayashi
Shigeru Kobayashi
By: Emily Lewis  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

(Scroll down for video) A large amount of stolen underpants were found in the home of an elderly man who loves to wear women’s clothes, according to police in Japan.

Tokyo police said that they have arrested 61-year-old Shigeru Kobayashi, after being seen removing used panties from a clothes line.

Kobayashi has been charged with theft.

According to the police investigation, Kobayashi worked for a printing company, and drove the company’s truck.

Kobayashi admitted that over the past 20 years, he stole women’s underwear from clothes lines because he loves to wear them.

Kobayashi was caught after witnesses saw him parking the printing company’s truck outside an apartment building and removing panties from a woman’s clothes line.

Kobayashi fled the scene before police arrived. Police obtained security camera footage from the scene, and were able to track down the suspect.

Police raided his home, where they found 2,000 pairs of women’s underwear.