While some people will undoubtedly use it for casual dating, the app was created with long-term relationships in mind.TOKYO: Takahiro Shiraishi, the Japanese man who has reportedly confessed to murdering and hacking up nine young people in his Tokyo bathroom, was said to be a quiet schoolboy who would grow up to work on the fringes of the sex industry and become a suspected serial killer.
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People who lived in the neighborhood remembered the young Shiraishi as a “quiet child who was able to socialise with neighbours”.
At school, his grades were far from stellar but he was an attentive pupil, who “didn’t especially stand out but was not a gloomy character either”, according to a former classmate cited in the Asahi Shimbun.
Pictures of the 27-year-old show an ordinary-looking man with neat, dark hair and glasses, who lived in a nondescript flat on a quiet residential street in one of Tokyo’s endless sprawling suburbs.