Japan stabbings: Eight children among 11 attacked in park rampage


At least 11 people have reportedly been stabbed, including eight children, in a park in Japan on Tuesday. 

A man has been arrested over the rampage, which took place in Kawasaki near Tokyo, broadcaster NHK reported.

The local fire department said as many as 16 people were injured.

“A man stabbed them,” Dai Nagase, spokesman for the Kawasaki Fire Department, told AFP.

“We received an emergency call at 7:44 am, which said four elementary schoolchildren were stabbed.”

More to follow. 



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