Japanese media reports that a person in possession of a knife has been arrested
A stabbing attack on a train in Tokyo left four people injured.
#Breaking:There has been a stabbing incident involving four people on a stopped train at Akihabara Station. A person likely woman carrying a knife has been apprehended, according to the #Tokyo Metropolitan Police.#Japan #nhkpic.twitter.com/vSqksSzAVv
— Hsnain🍄 (@Hsnain901) January 3, 2024
Japanese media reports that a knife-wielding man has been arrested after four people were injured on the Yamanote Line train when it stopped at the city’s Akihabara station.
A woman who swings a knife on a train is arrested by the police at Qiqi葉原 Station.
A woman who allegedly brandished a knife on a train in Tokyo, Japan is taken away by police.#UPDATE pic.twitter.com/8wUHw4vqdR
— MR NEWS (@MR123448815080) January 3, 2024
Video shared on social media shows police officers arresting a suspect who has been pinned down on the floor of the train. Initial reports indicate that the suspect was a woman.
Japanese media NHK broadcast the incident shortly before midnight local time.
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