At least 19 reportedly dead, 20 hurt in knife attack near Tokyo

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SAGAMIHARA, Japan — At least 19 people are dead after a stabbing attack at a facility for disabled people in the city of Sagamihara, west of Tokyo, according to Japanese public broadcaster NHK and the Kyodo News agency.

Both outlets attributed the number of dead to police.

A man who turned himself in to authorities was charged in the attack, NHK reported earlier.