15-year-old high school student commits suicide with a handgun or a resemblance to a US-made rotary pistol Tokyo Hachioji June 9 5:23

Interviews with investigators revealed that the kind of pistol used by a 15-year-old high school student who died in a house in Hachioji, Tokyo on the 8th is very similar in shape to an American-made rotary pistol. It was.
The student recently complained of poor physical condition, and the Metropolitan Police Department is investigating the details.

On the morning of the 8th, in a house in Hachioji, Tokyo, a 15-year-old high school boy who lived in this house was found to have fallen bleeding from his head and died at the hospital to which he was transferred.

It was said that something like a pistol was left in the room, but further investigation revealed that it resembled an American rotary pistol in interviews.

It means that 5 rounds were left loaded and one round was found in the room.

Male students enrolled in a correspondence class in a private high school and planned to attend school three days a week. It was that there was.

After that, the class that had been suspended due to the new coronavirus was resumed on the 1st of this month, and I attended school on this day, but it has not come since then.

The Metropolitan Police Department believes that they attempted suicide with a pistol, and are looking into the route of acquisition and are confirming the detailed process.