13 People Reportedly Died In Suspected Japan Animation Studio Arson

Published 4 months ago by: Olusanya Akinrinola
at 09:00 AM, 18/07/2019 (4 months ago)

(4187 | Gistmaniac) (m)


At least 13 people are dead and dozens injured after a suspected arson attack at an animation studio in Kyoto, Japan, local emergency officials have said.

Local media quoted police as saying a man broke into the Kyoto Animation Co studio on Thursday morning and sprayed an unidentified liquid around.

Some 30 people still remain unaccounted for.

The suspect, an unidentified man, has been detained and was taken to hospital with injuries.


The fire broke out at the three-storey building at around 10:30 local time on Thursday. Rescue operations are still ongoing.

The man had been heard saying "drop dead" as he set fire to the building.

It is not clear what relationship the suspect may have had to the company.

Problem with this article? Please contact us



LATEST COMMENTS

  1. Baye77 on: Burnaboy Is A Twat & Most Unprofessional Artiste In The World - Media Personality, Shade Ladipo
    ::)... 21 mins ago
  2. Baye77 on: We Hide On Mango Tree For Three Weeks Before We Kill Maersk MD's Wife - Killer Reveals
    Whoever kills should be killed. ... 25 mins ago
  3. brotherly24 on: END OF THE ROAD: Nigerian Man Executed Immediately After Being Caught With Drug In Indonesia
    [quote author=davi link=topic=412525.msg5599141#msg5599141 date=1576296596]THIS IS TO ALL FOOL IGBOS... 32 mins ago
  4. Akupower on: Man Butchers Lover, Sells Parts To Herbalists, Pastors & Muslim Clerics For N1k Each
    End time ... 1 hr ago
  5. kacylee on: Niniola Looks Stunning In Her Performance Costume As She Strikes a Wild Pose
    nothing dey there... 1 hr ago