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Man arrested for stabbing woman at her home in Hokkaido

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Police in Furano, Hokkaido, have arrested a 59-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder after he allegedly stabbed a woman in her 50s at her home on Saturday.

According to police, the woman called 119 at around 12:25 a.m. and said she had been stabbed by a man, Kyodo News reported. The woman was taken to hospital to be treated for a knife wound to the stomach, police said, adding that her wound was not life-threatening.

Police said the man, who was at the house when they arrived, was intoxicated. They said he has admitted to the allegation. The relationship between the man and the victim is unclear, police said.

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Hokkaido again? Things supposed to be chill this time of winter right?

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Intoxicated?

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So much going on in Hokkaido !??

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