Police said Wednesday they are looking for a man who attacked an 83-year-old woman in a wheelchair in Hitachiota, Ibaraki Prefecture.
The woman was using a motorized wheelchair on a road at around 2 p.m. on Monday when the incident occurred, NTV reported. Police quoted the woman as saying that a man got out of a passing car, shouted an obscenity at her, then struck her with a cylindrical object and fled the scene.
Doctors say the victim sustained minor injuries in the attack, but that her life is not in danger. Her attacker was described as 160-165cm in height, and driving a white car.© Japan Today