Police in Chiba City have arrested a 21-year-old college student on suspicion of attempted murder after he stabbed a 25-year-old female acquaintance with a kitchen knife.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 3:30 p.m. at a cram school room in Hanamigawa Ward, Fuji TV reported. Police said the suspect, Ryo Miyasho, stabbed the woman in the neck. The victim managed to escape to a police box located in front of JR Makuhari Station, and an officer apprehended Miyasho.
The woman was taken to hospital and was in a stable condition on Thursday.
Police said Miyasho has admitted to the charge. The knife was found in the cram school room. Only he and the victim were in the room at the time, police said,© Japan Today