Kenzō Hirota (広田健三, Hirota Kenzō) was a former taxi driver that was also a member of the 1 Billion Yen robbery. Hirota was born and raised in Tokyo. He was strangled to death by Akira Hirota — which that is his fake name, because he took the 1 billion yen for himself. Akemi only hired him because of his driving skills, known was by his co-workers that he has been driving every night the same route on a high speed. It is known that he really loved cats, known is that he has three cats named Kai (カイ), Tei (テイ), Gō (ゴウ) and Ō (オウ).