Category: Sagamihara

Disability Japan Sagamihara

Sagamihara care home accused “strongly invited” acquaintances to “cooperate” in attack

“He began to talk about the killing method about two months before the incident. I had been involved in the conversation whilst I thought it was a delusion, but the content was gradually becoming more realistic I was scared…After that, I was strongly invited by the defendant to cooperate but declined. “

Disability Japan Sagamihara

Sagamihara massacre trial defendant’s former partner testifies to change in defendant’s attitude towards care home residents

The defendant’s former partner said that the defendant referred to the residents of the Tsukui Lily Garden care facility as “cute” two years before the incident, but that his way of describing the residents became more severe about seven months before the incident, that he began to speak of people with disabilities as “unproductive.”