A man and a woman died in a suspected murder-suicide at their apartment in Yokohama, police said Saturday.
According to police, a woman called police early Friday morning, saying that the man she lived with was threatening her with a knife. TBS reported that when police arrived at the apartment, they found a man and a woman lying unconscious in a room. Both had knife wounds, police said. They were taken to hospital where they were pronounced dead.
Police identified the man as Kouze Suwa, 45, and the woman as Yui Miyazaki, 25.