Japanese Nurse's Corpse Shipped in Box Labelled 'Doll'

By Arata Yamamoto

TOKYO - Chinese police have arrested a woman in connection with the case of a Japanese nurse whose corpse was sent to a storage lock-up outside Tokyo in a six-foot box labeled "doll."

Public broadcaster NHK reported on Tuesday that a Japanese-Brazilian woman who illegally used the dead woman's passport to travel to Shanghai had been detained in China for suspicion of staying illegally in the country.

The body of Rika Okada, 29, had multiple stab wounds when it was found inside the box on May 21, according to Mainichi Shinbum newspaper...