Fuji Network News are reporting that someone carried out a similar (on a bike/blunt instrument) attack the previous day at 5pm near Keisei Chiba station. The victim suffered minor injuries in the 1st attack. So same MO, near railway stations 2km apart at similar times of day. Looks like this thug is on a spree. The cops have released some CCTV photos of the guy; hopefully they'll pinch him soon.
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seems like lots of stabbings in the last few months. what gives?
It's just over a mile from the scene of another stabbing back in March: http://www.japantoday.com/smartphone/view/crime/cash-strapped-man-stabs-passerby-in-bid-to-live-in-prison
They've arrested a 69 year old guy for this most recent crime. 69!
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Seems that it's a long standing tradition: https://www.tokyoweekender.com/2021/10/frankly-nepotism-is-built-into-the-japanese-political-system/ https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2003/10/25/national/diet-nepotism-birthright-of-passage/ Hard to be sure, since given the misinformation seeded by external…