Chinese man arrested for killing 2 in rampage in Western Japan
Jiji Press -- Mar 15
Japanese police arrested a Chinese man Thursday afternoon for killing two people and injuring six others in a knife and shovel attack at a seafood processing company in Etajima in the western prefecture of Hiroshima.
The 30-year-old suspect, a trainee at the company, was held at the crime scene after the police received an emergency call around 4:30 p.m. saying that several people are lying in pools of blood.
The man, who lives in the city of Etajima, faces murder and attempted murder charges. He told investigators from the Hiroshima prefectural police department that he tried to kill his victims, thus admitting the charges against him, according to the police.
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