Man attacks group of students in Japan, killing 2 and himself

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JAPAN (WSYR-TV) — Two are dead and 16 injured after a man carrying a knife attacked a group of schoolgirls in Tokyo on Monday.

City officials say most of the victims were students at a local Catholic school.

Three people, including the attacker, died from their injuries. 

Police say one of the victims was 11, the other a man in his 30s.

Other than confirming he was a man in his 50s, police have no released more suspect information.

Apart from the two adults, most of the victims were in elementary school.

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