This is a follow-up to a story from November 27th entitled Human Leg Found In Field In Nagano Prefecture.
Police investigators looking into the discovery of a human leg in a field in Nagano Prefecture were able to find the rest of the body and identify it. On November 28th police were identified the body as 36-year old Yayoi Saito, a company worker from Yamanashi Prefecture.
According to police, Saito lived alone in Yamanashi Prefecture. However, someone who knew Saito had gone to police on the 27th and requested that they search for him. Police have yet to release a cause of death. Saito was found clothed but without shoes or a wallet. He showed no visible injuries. Police suspect that the body was buried in the field a few days before its discovery.
Follow-ups will be posted as more information becomes known.
Source: Yomiuri Online