Police in Sagamihara, Kanagawa Prefecture, on Tuesday arrested the 62-year-old manager of a Lawson convenience store on suspicion of murdering a 61-year-old male part-time employee.
According to police, the suspect, Seiji Yamada, stabbed Kazuhiro Miyagawa several times in the stomach at around 2 a.m. Tuesday, Fuji TV reported. At 2:30 a.m., a male customer called 110 reporting that there were no store staff but there was blood on the floor and counter. When police arrived, they found Miyagawa covered with blood in the office. He was taken to hospital where he died about two hours later.
Yamada was also found on the premises, with blood on his clothes. He confessed to having stabbed Miyagawa over a financial dispute over money he loaned to the victim, police said.© Japan Today