Man, arrested for randomly slashing residents using a knife at Kawasaki Residential area; saying he just wanted to kill a woman
KANAGAWA – Just before 7:00 p.m. yesterday, October 4th, three people, including a five-year-old boy, were cut and slightly injured by an unknown assailant on a residential street in Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture. The police arrested a man in his 40s on suspicion of attempted murder.
Man, arrested for randomly slashing residents using a knife at Kawasaki Residential area; saying he just wanted to kill a woman (News23)
At around 6:50 p.m., a woman reported that she was suddenly attacked and beaten with something like a stick in Tama Ward, Kawasaki City.
According to the police, a 48-year-old woman and her son, a 5-year-old boy, were slashed on the arms and sides.
The police later secured a man in his 40s in an apartment near the scene and arrested him on suspicion of attempted murder. According to the police, the three injured people and the man were not acquainted, and the man admitted to the investigation that he wanted to kill women.
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