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NAGANO — Police arrested a 28-year-old woman Aug. 20 for allegedly stabbing two children inside a supermarket elevator in Suzaka, Nagano Prefecture.

The suspect, who was recently released from a mental hospital, suddenly took out a fruit knife and stabbed 6-year-old Daiki Takemae and his 2-year-old sister, Yui, in the elevator of Shinshu Jasco Suzaka supermarket at about 3:20 p.m., police said.

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