A 26-year-old woman was found stabbed to death in her apartment in Tachikawa City, Tokyo, on Wednesday. Police are now searching for a 26-year-old man who was living together with the victim.
Misato Makino, 26, was found stabbed to death in her bedroom when family visited her apartment at around 5:25 p.m. Police said the victim had been stabbed in the throat with a knife which was found at the scene. Her boyfriend, 26, has been declared missing.
Several news media sources have reported that the victim recently consulted with both her parents and the police about acts of domestic violence committed against her by the 26-year-old boyfriend.© Japan Today