A 25-year-old woman was stabbed and robbed in a parking lot in Fukuyama, Hiroshima Prefecture, on Wednesday morning.
According to police, the woman, who is a nurse, had finished her shift and was about to drive home at 1 a.m., when she was attacked. She told police that a man whom she did not know emerged from behind a sign and stabbed her in the stomach, Fuji TV reported. The woman dropped her purse and the assailant stole 30,000 yen and fled, police said.
The woman was taken to hospital to be treated for a knife wound, and her condition is stable, police said.© Japan Today