A 15-year-old boy was attacked by a masked burglar who broke into his family’s home in Funabashi City, Chiba Prefecture, early on Tuesday morning.
According to police, the incident occurred just after midnight Monday when the teenage son detected the presence of the masked intruder inside the home, Fuji TV reported. The burglar hit the boy, leaving him with a fractured skull, and then fled. None of the other family members were injured, police said.
The boy lives with his parents on the third floor of the building. His grandfather lives on the second floor and the first floor is a barber shop. The home safe on the second floor was opened, and money was stolen, police said.© Japan Today