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Anime fans around the world pull together to support studio in horrible Arson Tragedy. 33 killed

Famous Japanese Animation Studio – Kyoto Animation was set on fire by an Arsonist yesterday. The fire reportedly broke out around 10:30 AM local time on Thursday. Reports on the incident by NHK has informed us that the suspected arsonist was a 41-year-old male who was witnessed spraying the building with flammable liquid. The suspect has been apprehended and we are awaiting updates from the Japanese authorities.
身柄確保の男は40代か アニメ会社で火事 #nhk_newshttps://t.co/W6akj2WSsJ — NHKニュース (@nhk_news) July 18, 2019


The fire took the fire brigade 30 fire engines and almost 5 hours to extinguish. The attack caused the deaths of 33 people while 36 people were hurt. 17 people were seriously injured while 16 have been hospitalised.
The suspect himself was found with serious burns on his body and is currently being treated in the hospital. Motives of the attack is unknown and reports have claimed that the man has never been employed by the company. Investigations are underway.


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