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The man accused of fatally shooting former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has told police that he had test-fired guns before the attack, investigative sources said Sunday.

Several 1-meter square wooden boards were found in a vehicle registered to the suspect, Tetsuya Yamagami, 41, according to sources with the Nara Prefectural Police. The car was confiscated Saturday.

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