Police in Sapporo on Tuesday arrested a 74-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder after he allegedly stabbed his 47-year-old daughter at their apartment.
According to police, Shuzo Kato stabbed his daughter Natsumi several times in the back at around 7 p.m. Monday at their apartment in Kita Ward, Fuji TV reported. He then called 110 and said he had stabbed his daughter.
Natsumi was taken to hospital where she remained in a coma on Tuesday, police said.
Police said Kato had knife wounds on his hands and arm and will wait until he recovers before questioning him further.© Japan Today