Thread: Higurashi Q & A
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Old 2012-10-08, 21:42   Link #2068
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Originally Posted by Draugur View Post
Thank you for these answers.

There are two more questions, which I think about for some time now.

- Has there ever been any revelation about the drug addict who claimed he had killed Houjou Tamae? I think the Yamainu set this guy up, but has this ever been confirmed or are there any informations who this guy was and where he came from?
My impression was that the Sonozakis set him up, to protect Shion.

Specifically, by alibiing Satoshi, she'd made herself an accessory after the fact. If the police did manage to break Satoshi, then Shion would also be likely to go to jail. Whether they thought he was guilty or not, the Sonozakis wanted to stop that investigation.
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