Woman arrested over murder of man in Tokyo apartment
Japan Today -- Aug 11
Police in Tokyo said Thursday they have arrested a 33-year-old woman on suspicion of murder after a man found in her apartment in Chiyoda Ward, died from stab wounds.

According to police, the woman, Seikin Okuma, called 110 at around 12:15 a.m. and said she had stabbed a man in her apartment, and asked them to come quickly, Sankei Shimbun reported. Police rushed to the apartment in Kandatacho and found Kazumasa Kurobe, 45, lying on the floor, bleeding from a stab wound to the chest. He was taken to hospital where he died about one hour later.

Okuma was quoted by police as saying she and Kurobe got into an argument and that she lost her temper and stabbed him with a kitchen knife. However, she said she didn't mean to kill him.

東京・千代田区のマンションで45歳の男性を包丁で刺して殺害したとして、自営業の33歳の女が逮捕されました。 大熊成錦容疑者は10日午前0時ごろ、千代田区神田多町のマンションの一室で、会社員の黒部一正さんと口論となり、台所にあった包丁で左胸を刺して殺害した疑いが持たれています。
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