• Kyodo


The Nagasaki District Court sentenced a German man to six years in prison Wednesday for an attempted murder committed when he was traveling in the southwestern city last year.

Tobias Gross, 25, stabbed a Japanese man in his 50s multiple times in the neck on a street in Nagasaki early on Aug. 3, 2017, according to the court. He also set a shirt on fire in his hotel room before going outside and assaulting the man.

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