Japanese media: At least 15 dead in knife attack outside Tokyo

July 25, 2016 11:08 PM

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Japanese media: At least 15 dead in knife attack outside Tokyo

At least 15 people were stabbed to death and possibly dozens injured in a rampage outside Tokyo early Tuesday at a facility for people with disabilities, according to Japanese media.

Police arrested a man, age 26, after he turned himself at a police station in the city of Sagamihara, west of Tokyo, shortly after 3 a.m., broadcaster NHK reported. Police said they received a call from an employee of the facility saying a man wielding a knife broke into the building, NHK said.

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