Tetsuya Yamagami is escorted by police in Nara, western Japan. Photo: Kyodo/File
Tetsuya Yamagami is escorted by police in Nara, western Japan. Photo: Kyodo/File
Japan

Japan prosecutors to indict Abe shooter after psychiatric evaluation

  • The Nara District Prosecutors Office earlier extended the detention of Tetsuya Yamagami to carefully examine if he was mentally fit to withstand trial
  • His statements during the examination led the prosecutors to believe he was competent enough to be tried, sources said

Tetsuya Yamagami is escorted by police in Nara, western Japan. Photo: Kyodo/File
Tetsuya Yamagami is escorted by police in Nara, western Japan. Photo: Kyodo/File
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