TOKYO, Japan (CNN) -- A man ran over a group of people with his truck and then stabbed 17, killing at least 3, in a video game district of downtown Tokyo Sunday afternoon, according to a Tokyo fire official.
Rescue workers from the Tokyo Fire Department gather to help the injured in Tokyo's Akihabara district.
Three men -- ages 19, 47 and 74 -- were killed, according to a Tokyo metropolitan police officer.
Two others were critically wounded, police said.
Japanese media reported that the suspect told investigators he was 25 years old.
June 8, 2008
Anti-Game Talking Point
Watch out, fellow gamers...the next incident that will be spun with an anti-gamer spin has occurred in Tokyo.
Posted at 6/08/2008 12:48:00 AM