At Least 19 Killed, 45 Injured By Knife-Wielding Man In Japan

Tyler Durden's picture

Mass killings have now become a daily thing. The latest attack however took place not in Europe, nor the US, but Japan, where national broadcaster NHK reports that a knife-wielding man has reportedly gone on a rampage at a facility for people with heart disabilities in the city of Sagamihara, west of Tokyo.

Police say 19 people are confirmed dead and 45 are injured.

According to Tokyo Reporter, at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Tuesday, police received a tip about “a man with a knife” at the Tsukui Yamayuri-en facility in Midori Ward. Officers arriving at the scene confirmed 19 people dead another 45 injured. 

About 30 minutes later, a former employee, aged in his 20s, turned himself over to officers at the Sagamihara Police Station. He was subsequently arrested for murder. “I did it,” the man was quoted in admitting to the charges.

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Tortfeasor's picture

That should be illegal!

Ms. Erable's picture

It's obviously Putin's fault.

Here2Go's picture
Here2Go (not verified) Ms. Erable Jul 25, 2016 4:12 PM

Ban Japan

CheapBastard's picture

"it's contained."


~ Soweto Obama

ufos8mycow's picture

Might be rough on rice. Short rice or not?

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TradingIsLifeBrah (not verified) Pladizow Jul 25, 2016 4:35 PM

Someone caught the Pikachu he was after.  PokemonGo debuts in Japan

kliguy38's picture

seriously least ban overly sharpened knives

peddling-fiction's picture

My condolences to families and friends of the deceased and hurt.

<-- Sick little downvoters. (they are goyim right, so who cares /s )

Antifaschistische's picture

Here we go again Obama....queue up tape #12

"our thoughts and prayers are with ____________"

"we stand with people of ___________"

"we grieve with the families of the victims in __________"


LowerSlowerDelaware_LSD's picture
LowerSlowerDelaware_LSD (not verified) Antifaschistische Jul 25, 2016 5:36 PM

"this is the fault of powerful lobbyists at the NKA (National Knife Association)."

"nobody needs a high powered assault knife for deer hunting."

Ms No's picture

I don't care if they were handicapped or not, stabbing 66 people until 20 are dead is another superhuman feat.  Mofo must have been hitting the dojo.  Do you know how many stab thrusts that would take penetrating tissue and even bone?  Were all of them paralyzed?  Even then.  Maybe he is related to a Japanese war diety.  It seems that this is happening at every end of the empire.  BS until proven otherwise.

True Blue's picture

Not the first example. In the 1990's a man went into a shopping mall in Japan with a samurai sword and got about the same body count. Same in China; one in a school and another in a train station.

Proof positive that 'gun control' does not keep people from killing each other or stop mass killings.

lasvegaspersona's picture

you omitted:

and I have ordered our miliatry to provide whatever weapon systems might be required to fight__________

as we pursue our mutual goals on the war against_______.

I am reminded of a story about

JusticeTBuford's picture

With real bodies and everything.....

blue51's picture

Background checks , on the no-fly list ,and permits for Sushi Chefs 3..2..

Urban Redneck's picture

If the ISIS actors ever got their hands on decent Japanese yanagibas (very long, VERY SHARP, sashimi knives)their beheading videos would look very different. If the Muslim hordes come over hill from the Germany, rifles are good at distance, but the head choppers in my knife blocks don't need to be reloaded, unlike firearms, and they sever arteries and cut to the bone with almost no pressure and very quickly.

knukles's picture

Well he did choose to run down and frighten to death people exclusively at a heart clinic.
So there was some foresight.  He treated others more kindly though.
Everybody needs hug training

johngaltfla's picture

Was it someone named Beatrix, wearing a wig and yellow leather jump suit with a Samurai sword riding on a Kawaski rice rocket?

Say What Again's picture

When knives are outlawed, only outlaws - and Benihana chefs - will have knives


Say What Again's picture

I always wondered if Kill Bill was a thinly veiled reference to the Clintons

JuliaS's picture

In response to the attack all cutting utensils have been banned from the premises. Heart sugreons will be expected to carry out their duties with plastic spoons and wooden chopsticks.

ShrNfr's picture

Ban everything except plastic sporks!

ParkAveFlasher's picture

11 dead, 23 injured in massive Amish spork uprising

ShrNfr's picture

Gerbils were the vector that brought the plague from China to eastern Europe in the 1300s. Never underestimate the danger of gerbils.

MsCreant's picture

Gerbil's are most deadly when inserted rectally. We should make cartoon posters about this for the innocent, unacculturated, Muslims or there might be yet another tragedy.

Implied Violins's picture

Badgers, on the other hand, are perfectly safe and often used to complement colonic irrigation.

RadioFlyer's picture
RadioFlyer (not verified) Implied Violins Jul 25, 2016 6:33 PM

Best results are achieved with the dual insertion of a weasel. Any impacted segments will be clawed clean.

Zip_the_Zap's picture

20 people blinded today as woman goes on rampage with a plastic fork. Police in Queensland said woman visiting a nail salon began stabbing people in a maniacal frenzy.

dark fiber's picture

Quick.  Find something and ban it.  Will make the world a safer place.  Think of the children.

Tom_Pain's picture

In all fairness, most of the knife-related deaths in Japan are suicides.

Raffie's picture

Ban every sharp, pointy thing to make the world safe.

MopWater's picture

I'dsay mohammadian, but they dont have I'd blame Kuroda and Abe

CheapBastard's picture

My money is on Abdul Muhammed Yamamoto.

booboo's picture

RUN FOR YOUR LIVES!!!! oh wait

Too soon?

Joebloinvestor's picture

Must have been a high capacity knife.

markovchainey's picture

And after slicing up all those people the knife will still cut through a can and easily slice a tomato.

knukles's picture

Don't slice till you see the whites of their eyes.  (Otherwise coulda been a whole lot worse)

ShrNfr's picture

Just be glad he didn't have a sledgeomatic.

Nage42's picture

If it was in America, they'd be interviewing the CEO of the company that made the knife for what their future policy chances will be to prevent this kind of chrisis in the future.