Police said Tuesday they are looking for a man who slashed another man on the platform at Tokyo Station on Monday.
According to TV Asahi, the victim, 50, told police that he witnessed an older man stealing a can of beer from a station kiosk on the platform between the Keihin Tohoku and Yamanote lines at about 9:20 a.m.
When the man with the beer attempted to leave the scene, the victim approached him to reprimand him, at which point he was slashed on his left hand by a bladed weapon. Police say his injury is not serious, TV Asahi reported.
According to police, the attacker was roughly 160 cm tall, wearing a jersey under a deep blue colored coat, and black pants.© Japan Today