"I want to get rid of the disabled from this world," says suspected killer

Asahi Shimbun reported that the suspect was quoted by police as saying "I want to get rid of the disabled from this world."

The Supreme leader of North Korea - Kim Jong-un.

With as many as 24 people wounded, the killer, who was alleged to have turned himself in, reportedly saidhe wanted to get rid of the disabled from the world.

Asahi Shimbun reported that the suspect was quoted by police as saying "I want to get rid of the disabled from this world."

Police in Sagamihara, Kanagawa Prefecture, about 25 miles (40 km) southwest of Tokyo have arrested a man in his 20s, Japanese media reported.

They said staff called police at 2.30 a.m. local time with reports of a man armed with a knife on the grounds of the Tsukui Yamayuri Garden facility. Kyodo said the man had turned himself into a police station.

Fifteen people were confirmed dead while four were in a state of cardiac arrest, the reports said.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: eyewitness@pulse.ng

Recommended articles

APC grants Goodluck Jonathan waiver to contest in primary elections

APC grants Goodluck Jonathan waiver to contest in primary elections

2023: Court clears Jonathan to contest for president

2023: Court clears Jonathan to contest for president

Kwankwaso offers Peter Obi Vice Presidency under NNPP

Kwankwaso offers Peter Obi Vice Presidency under NNPP

Former Air Chief, Abubakar clinches Bauchi APC guber ticket

Former Air Chief, Abubakar clinches Bauchi APC guber ticket

Bago wins Niger APC governorship ticket

Bago wins Niger APC governorship ticket

Jonathan recommends removal of Section 84 of Electoral Act

Jonathan recommends removal of Section 84 of Electoral Act

Uba Sani emerges Kaduna APC governorship candidate

Uba Sani emerges Kaduna APC governorship candidate

How delegates emerged for APC and PDP presidential primaries

How delegates emerged for APC and PDP presidential primaries

After losing PDP primary, Ondo Senator retrieves gifted cars from party leaders

After losing PDP primary, Ondo Senator retrieves gifted cars from party leaders