He appeared in Yakuza 0 that Kiryu roughed to death in the Empty Lot at the start.
Yakuza 0 Edit
He was half to death when Kiryu roughed him badly for collecting the cash from the loan shark that hired Kiryu. Taichi lost the fight and Kiryu gave him a warning about be careful picking a guy when Taichi carry a expensive cash of wallet. Kiryu stole his cash and leaving him at the Empty Lots. Somehow after Kiryu left,some else appear using a gun shooting in the head.