Shinzo Abe was shot during his campaign. Police have remained silent on the matter as of now.
Shinzo was campaigning in the Nara region when a bullet was fired at him and as per the latest reports, he might not be alive. there are no signs of life in his body.
“Former prime minister Abe was shot at around 11:30 am in Nara. One man, believed to be the shooter, has been taken into custody. The condition of former prime minister Abe is currently unknown,” chief cabinet secretary Hirokazu Matsuno told reporters.
Police have arrested a middle-aged man with a crime weapon. He has been charged with attempted murder. The accused is in his 40s.
Shinzo Abe was shot in the neck:
Upper house elections are due on Sunday and he was making a speech when he was shot. People were shocked to hear gunshots.
Shinzo abe has served for the longest period as the PM of Japan. He served for over 9 years as PM. because of his age, he was suffering from a debilitating bowel condition ulcerative colitis so the rest of the government forced him to resign.
Shinzo abe shooter came from behind and shoot in his back.
“Former prime minister Abe was shot at around 11:30 am in Nara. One man, believed to be the shooter, has been taken into custody. The condition of former prime minister Abe is currently unknown,” chief cabinet secretary Hirokazu Matsuno told the press.
“We are all saddened and shocked by the shooting of former prime minister Abe Shinzo. Abe-san has been an outstanding leader of Japan and an unwavering ally of the United States. The US Government and American people are praying for the well-being of Abe-san, his family, and the people of Japan,” US ambassador to Japan Emanuel made a statement.
No signs of life:
Medical officers are using the term cardio-respiratory arrest which is in medical language death.
he was probably shot in the neck because he was bleeding from the neck.