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A 45-year-old part-time worker at a convenience store was stabbed to death Wednesday in Utsunomiya, Tochigi Prefecture, while the assailant later died from self-inflicted wounds, police said.

Mari Honna was stabbed in the chest at the checkout counter while serving a customer at around 4:35 p.m.

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