At least 19 people have been killed and more than 40 injured in a stabbing attack at a disabled care facility in Japan.
The horrifying incident occurred around 2.30am local time on Tuesday, when a knife-wielding man went on a rampage inside the building which is situated in the city of Sagamihara, just outside Tokyo.
The suspect, aged in his 20s, has reportedly handed himself into police, local media say.
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He is believed to be an ex-employee of the care facility.
Just heard tragic incident of killing in Japan. We pray for disable people who lost their lives #PrayForJapan. Where’s Humanity these days?
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BREAKING: Japan mass stabbing, killing over 19 people, is country’s worst attack since WWII
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