Police in Tokyo's Katsushika Ward said Monday they have arrested a 41-year-old woman on suspicion of trying to kill her 17-year-old son by stabbing him with a fruit knife.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 12 a.m. Monday in Kameari. TBS reported that the woman called 110 and said she had stabbed her son. Police rushed to the apartment and found the boy on the street, bleeding from several knife wounds to his neck and back.
The boy was taken to hospital where he remains in a critical condition.
Police said the woman, identified as Chiharu Suzuki, lived alone with her son. Suzuki has so far given no motive for the attack, police said.© Japan Today