Japan: Porn in public nets arrests
August 26, 2006
Yokohama - A producer and an actress have been arrested for filming a
pornographic video in a busy entertainment district here in broad daylight,
Arisa Shimizu a/k/a: Asuka Yuki
Shinsuke Inoue, 40, president of a pornographic video production company, and
actress Arisa Shimizu, 24, are accused of indecent exposure.
"We did it while being aware that we might be arrested. We also filmed in
Chinatown in Yokohama," one of the suspects was quoted as telling
Between 3:40 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on July 12, Shimizu walked naked on the streets
near JR Yokohama Station during filming under the supervision of Inoue,
investigators said. A man and a high school girl photographed her actions on
their mobile phone cameras and submitted the photos to police as evidence.
Local police suspect that she was filmed while walking naked in various places
in Yokohama at the instruction of Inoue. Shimizu has appeared in about 100
pornographic films under her stage name, "Asuka Yuki."
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