A Pakistani man was arrested Monday on suspicion of murdering a Russian woman he had been stalking in Soka, Saitama Prefecture, police said.

Mohammad Alam, 38, a factory worker, allegedly stabbed Korpacheva Anastasia Vitaljevna, 23, a housewife, in the neck with a kitchen knife after a dispute on a street near the Ayase River around noon Friday, police said.

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