Tag: drugs


Marijuana Plantation Discovered in Fukuoka

Seems like lately, when Fukuoka is in the news, it involves drugs.  Barely a month has passed since the arrest of Fukuoka celebrity Noriko Sakai,  on allegations of drug use, when news of the discovery of a marijuana plantation in Koga, hits the news.  Koga City is part of Fukuoka Prefecture and less than a …


Famous J-Pop Singer from Fukuoka Arrested

Noriko Sakai is a Japanese singer who was born in Fukuoka City.  The beautiful singer has been consistently in the news in Japan recently, more so in Fukuoka City, her hometown which has been giving her almost daily coverage. The story begins when her husband, self proclaimed surf pro  Yūichi Takasō was arrested on 4 …