Arson Attack at Kyoto Animation, Deaths Reported

In sad news, Kyoto Animation in Japan was under an arson attack. A man walked into the building, poured gasoline around, and set it on fire. The suspect was injured and arrested by the police, who reportedly admitted to the crime. There are reports of at least 30 dead and more injured.

Kyoto Animation is best known for K-On! and The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya. They recently released standalone feature A Silent Voice in 2016.

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Source: The Hollywood Reporter
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