Convenience store female employee is stabbed by a man and is in a serious condition Utsunomiya August 12 21:37

On the afternoon of the 12th, at a convenience store in Utsunomiya City, a female employee in her 40s was stabbed by a man with a knife and became unconscious. The man stabbed himself to a woman and was stabbed to the hospital.

At around 4:30 pm on the 12th, police were informed that a woman was stabbed by a man at the Lawson Utsunomiya Yoto 4-chome store in Utsunomiya City.

According to police, the woman is a part-time employee in her forties who works at this convenience store and has an unconscious body with a blade stabbed around her chest.

It also means that a man in his 40s who stabbed a woman was stabbed in his body and was injured at the hospital.

Police are investigating the details of the attempted murder case.

The site is located on the main street, about 2 km away from JR Utsunomiya Station, and houses are lined up in the vicinity.

Residents around the site

A woman in her forties near the scene said, "I was amazed when I heard the sound of ambulances and police cars looking outside.

Also, a man in his 60s who runs a restaurant near the site said, "I've been around here for a long time, but I'm surprised at this for the first time."