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Elderly Rampage: 90-Year-Old Batters Woman with Cane in Kitakyushu

In a horrifying twist of events, a 90-year-old man was arrested in Kitakyushu City after brutally assaulting an 88-year-old woman with his cane! This shocking incident took place in a residence in Kokura Minami Ward just before noon on the 17th. This violent senior, Kazufumi Hirahara, is now under arrest on suspicion of assault. According to the police, the elderly attacker unleashed a vicious cane beating upon the unsuspecting woman, leaving her injured and bleeding from the head. Thankfully, the victim was conscious and rushed to the hospital, where she’s receiving medical care for her injuries. The woman’s terrified family had called the police, reporting, “A man has entered the house!” Upon arrival, the responding officers apprehended Hirahara at the scene. Source: RKB

Elderly Rampage: 90-Year-Old Batters Woman with Cane in KitakyushuPhoto by Chastagner Thierry on Unsplash

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Published: Apr 18, 2023 / Last Updated: Apr 18, 2023

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