Police are looking for a man who stabbed a 16-year-old girl while stealing her handbag in Takamatsu, Kagawa Prefecture, on Saturday night.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 9 p.m. TBS reported that the girl was walking home alone when a man approached her and slashed her neck and chest. He then stole her bag and fled.
Police said the girl was in a stable condition in hospital on Sunday.
The assailant is described as being in his 20s, about 160 cms tall and was wearing a black jacket.© Japan Today