Police are looking for a man who slashed a 24-year-old woman as she was walking home in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, early Thursday morning.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 3:30 a.m. TBS quoted police as saying the woman was walking home when a man whom she did not know attacked her with a knife and then ran away. The woman sustained cuts to her body that will two weeks to heal, police said.
Police said they found a blood-stained knife at the scene of the attack.
The assailant is described as being 170-180 cms tall, in his 20s and of thin build.© Japan Today