Japanese Pop Star Stabbed Dozens of Times by Fan

A Japanese pop star is in a coma after she was stabbed dozens of times by a fan after reportedly refusing to accept his gift. Mayu Tomita was set to perform in Tokyo on Saturday when the incident occurred. Police said the suspect, Tomohiro Iwazaki, 27, confessed to stabbing her in the neck and chest. “I lost my temper and stabbed her many times beacuse she didn’t clearly answer,” Iwazaki told police, according to The Japan Times.