A 61-year-old man was stabbed to death by an intruder in his home in Mutsuzawa, Chiba Prefecture, on Monday morning.
According to police, company director Hidekazu Tanaka was stabbed in the stomach and chest by an unknown man who broke into his residence at around 3:30 a.m., Fuji TV reported. Police said Tanaka's wife, 51, told them she woke up and saw her husband and an unknown man struggling in the bedroom. She said the intruder stabbed her husband and fled.
Tanaka died from his wounds in the ambulance on the way to the hospital.
Police said the suspect was wearing a large dark coat, and was solid in build.© Japan Today