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Man stabs at least 10 passengers on commuter train in Tokyo, arrested

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In one of its kind mass violence incident, a man armed with a knife stabbed at least 10 passengers onboard a commuter train in Tokyo on Friday. The assailant fled from the spot after committing the crime but he was later arrested by the police. One passenger is said to be seriously injured. According to the Tokyo Fire Department, nine of the ten injured passengers were taken to nearby hospitals, while the tenth one walked away.