Yoshito Usui (臼井義人), author of 'Kureyon Shinchan (クレヨンしんちゃん） had missing for 9 days was found dead at Mt.Arafune-yama (荒船山） on 20th.
He left home for climbing Mt.Arafune-yama 11th morning. He didn't return home hte day and his family asked the police to search for him on 12th.
Yoshito Usui was one of famous manga artists and his best known work ' Nureyev Shinchan' is famous among many countries.
May his soul rest in peace.
Kureyon Shinchan official site : www.futabasha.com/sinchan