• Kyodo, Staff Report

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An American man reportedly in the middle of a divorce with his Japanese wife was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of stabbing her to death in the lobby of the Tokyo Family Court building, according to police.

The 32-year-old husband was found in possession of several knives and bottles containing a liquid thought to be gasoline when he was apprehended by police shortly after fleeing the court building to nearby Hibiya Park, the police said.

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