19 dead and 45 injured in Japan knife attack
A MAN wielding a knife has killed at least 15 people and possibly injured at least 45 in Japan, reports the Daily Mail.
The man, in his twenties, is believed to be a former member of staff who has turned himself in.
Present indications are that the attacker entered a centre for the disabled in Sagamihara, west of Tokyo, with a knife.
Police were called in around 2:30am local time after residents spotted the attacker.
Four of those injured are in a serious condition.
It is believed the attacker went into a centre for disabled people in the city of Sagamihara, west of Tokyo, brandishing a knife.
Police were called to the scene at around 2.30am local time after residents saw a man armed with a knife in the grounds of the Tsukui Yamayuri Garden.
Four of the injured are said to be in a serious condition.