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Main suspect in death of Taiwanese students arrested in Tokyo

Main suspect in death of Taiwanese students arrested in Tokyo

Tokyo, Jan. 7 (CNA) The main suspect in the murder of two Taiwanese female students in Tokyo has been caught by the police in the Kansai area, according to a Japanese website report Saturday. The report added that the suspect has been sent to the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department's Kuramae Police Station. On Thursday morning, two Taiwanese female students, Lin Chih-ying and Julia Chu, were found covered in blood in their dormitory building in the Taito area of Tokyo at around 10 a.m. (Taipei time). One died at the scene, while the other died from her fatal injuries shortly afterwards in hospital. Both students were in their 20s and were studying at a language school called the Intercultural Institute of Japan in Tokyo. (By Tsao Heng, Ming-chu Yang and C.J. Lin)


Updated : 2021-05-11 02:10 GMT+08:00