• Kyodo


Police said Friday they have arrested a 15-year-old boy in connection with the stabbing of his grandparents in the city of Wako, Saitama Prefecture.

The third-year junior high school student, who lived at the same apartment building as his elderly relatives, is suspected of attempted murder of the 82-year-old grandmother. The grandfather, 87, was found dead with his wounded wife by their daughter, the boy’s mother, at the condo on Thursday evening, police said.

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