Three people, including two police officers, were killed and one was injured in a shooting and knife attack in Nakano, Japan.
According to Japanese media, the police received information that a man had stabbed a woman. When the police arrived at the scene, the armed man opened fire, injuring two police officers and a man.
According to the police, the injured woman and the officers were taken to the hospital, but the woman and the two police officers could not be rescued.
According to the Japanese media, the police cordoned off the area and banned movement on reports that the attacker escaped from the scene and hid in a house.
According to media reports, the search for the attacker is ongoing by the police, while instructions have been issued to the residents of the area to stay at home.