Police in Tokyo have arrested a man who assaulted two elementary school boys in front of their school on Wednesday afternoon.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 4:20 p.m. in Ota Ward. The boys, aged 9 and 10, were suddenly attacked by a man who shoved and kicked them. TV Asahi reported that the 9-year-old boy suffered a cut on his forehead, while the 10-year-old was kicked in the stomach.
After attacking the boys, the man attempted to run away but was quickly seized by a few passersby.
According to police, the man -- who is in his 30s -- lived near the school. Police said that he was incoherent and his speech was incomprehensible.© Japan Today