• Kyodo


Police on Saturday arrested a 14-year-old boy in Shimizu, Shizuoka Prefecture, on suspicion of stabbing to death a 57-year-old man.

The teen, a second-year junior high school student, was apprehended in a corridor of an apartment in Shimizu where Kazuhiro Sugiyama was found dead near a second-floor passageway with a stab wound to the abdomen. Both the boy and the victim lived in the apartment.

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