Akihabara Stabbing Spree Update – 7 Dead 10 Injured

June 8, 2008

The perpetrator, Tomohiro Kato, said that he just wanted to kill people, he didn’t care who.

The Akihabara area is famous for computers, electronics, mangas, anime figures, maid cafes, and “otaku” culture in general.

For plenty of photos of the happenings, feel free to visit this site (a news blog on livedoor) for lots of photos of the scene.