Kyoto Arson Suspect Seen In Vicinity Days Before

Kyoto arson suspect seen in vicinity days before

Investigators say the suspect in a deadly arson attack at an animation studio in Kyoto may have been in the area a few days earlier, possibly waiting for a chance to set the fire.

They say 41-year-old Shinji Aoba is thought to have visited a store near Kyoto Animation after he arrived in the city. They believe he purchased containers to carry gasoline.

M5.5 Earthquake Hits Tokyo And Vicinity

M5.5 earthquake hits Tokyo and vicinity

An earthquake has occurred in eastern Japan.

The Japan Meteorological Agency says the quake occurred in the Kanto area, and had an intensity of 4 on the Japanese scale of 0 to 7 in the hardest hit areas.