Police said Monday they are searching for a suspect after a man was stabbed and killed early Sunday morning in Gifu. According to police, the stabbing occurred after a disagreement between two drivers apparently escalated into a road rage incident, NTV reported.
Witnesses say that the argument started after a car, carrying two men, was hit from behind by another car, also carrying two men, at about 1:30 a.m. Police say that one of the men in the car that was hit, Ryuji Koketsu, 49, was then stabbed in the thigh following the quarrel. Koketsu was taken to a nearby hospital, where he later died, NTV reported.
An employee at a nearby convenience store reported seeing a white sedan speeding away from the scene.© Japan Today