OSAKA - A 17-year-old boy intruded into the elementary school he graduated from in Neyagawa, Osaka Prefecture, on Monday afternoon, and stabbed a male teacher to death with a knife and left two female staff members injured, one of them seriously, police said.
Corresponding address: Hideo Nakaya, Department of Clinical Center Laboratory, Kansai Medical University Kohri Hospital, 8-45 Kohrihondoricho, Neyagawa, Osaka 572-8551, Japan; fax: 81-72-837-2550; e-mail: nakaya@kouri.
The defendant's name has been withheld as he is a minor and was 17 years old when he attacked the victims at Neyagawa Municipal Chuo Elementary School in the city of Neyagawa, Osaka Prefecture, on Feb.
OSAKA - A threatening letter was sent Tuesday to an elementary school in Neyagawa, Osaka Prefecture, in the wake of heightened security alerts and fear after a schoolteacher was killed there eight days earlier, police said Wednesday.
The Osaka Family Court decided Thursday to return a 17-year-old boy to prosecutors to face criminal charges for allegedly stabbing a teacher to death and injuring two others at an elementary school in Neyagawa, Osaka Prefecture, in February.