- A Japanese man Takashi Miyagawa has shocked the globe after he was exposed for dating 35 women at the same time
- The 39-year-old serial dater targeted single women, telling them he wanted to marry soon
- Takashi told each of his "girlfriends" that his birthday fell on a different date so he could receive many gifts
- His story has gone viral igniting mixed reactions among netizens
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A 39-year-old man identified as Takashi Miyagawa has been arrested for dating 35 girlfriends at the same time and defrauding them.
The Japanese man fooled the 35 women to believe he loved them to get gifts for his fake birthdays.
According to New York Post, Takashi told each of his "girlfriends" that his birthday fell on a different date so he could receive many gifts come the end of the year.
The serial dater, whose actual birthday is November 13, swindled the 35 women of $929.44 (KSh 100,844.24) worth of birthday presents, cash and clothes. He targeted single women only and told them that he wanted to settle down as soon as possible.
Takashi Miyagawa, who is from Kansai region, southern area of Japan, is said to have met the women while working with a marketing company where he sold hydrogen water showerheads and other products.
After realising he was not the prince charming, they thought he was, the disgruntled women reported him to the police so as to teach him a lesson. The matter is still under police investigation.
In other stories by YEN.com.gh a woman was left in shock after her boyfriend of six years got married to someone else.
The lady said that she was in love with this man and was shocked when she found out that he had married someone else. She found out via WhatsApp after their wedding photos were shared.
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Source: Yen Newspaper