A 15-year-old male high school student was robbed in Funabashi City just before 10 p.m. on Monday night after his attacker gagged him and slashed the right side of his face with a bladed weapon. The student's bag containing around 5,000 yen was stolen.
The student told police he was walking home after attending a school club activity when he was grabbed from behind. Police said he was unable to provide a description of the assailant.
The boy was taken to hospital with injuries to the right side of his face and neck, but is in good condition.© News reports