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15-year-old boy fatally stabs his former girlfriend’s new boyfriend

By Mason White 2:58 PM September 5, 2017
Boyfriend and girlfriend (illustration)
Boyfriend and girlfriend (illustration)
By: Emily Lewis

A teenage boy flew into a jealous rage when he saw his former girlfriend with a new boy, according to police in Japan.

Saitama police said that they have arrested the 15-year-old boy who fatally stabbed 16-year-old Kosuke Nishiyama, who was the new boyfriend of his former girlfriend.

The suspect is also accused of stabbing his girlfriend.

The suspect, who was not identified due to his age, was charged with one count each of murder and attempted murder.

According to the police investigation, the suspect lived with the girl for several months before she broke up with him.

On Sunday, at around 11:30 p.m., the suspect saw his former girlfriend hanging out with Nishiyama.

The suspect pulled out a knife and stabbed Nishiyama.

He then moved on to stab his former girlfriend.

The girl’s older sister was present at the time of the stabbing, and she called the police.

The suspect fled from the scene before police arrived.

Nishiyama and the girl suffered stab wounds in the stomach.

Both victims were taken to a nearby hospital, where Nishiyama died.

The girl was treated and released.