Police on Sunday recognized Morio Tanimoto because the 61-year-old male affected person suspected of beginning a hearth at a psychological clinic in Osaka two days earlier that killed 24 folks.
Tanimoto, who stays in a critical situation, was amongst 27 folks taken to hospitals after the fireplace raced by way of the clinic in a a number of tenant constructing within the metropolis Friday.
Tanimoto, often called a talented building sheet steel employee, was employed at an Osaka manufacturing unit till 2010. A day by day work log he left behind in his final 12 months on the job paints him as a hardworking particular person.
“If he couldn’t finish his work on time, he would come to the factory even on Sundays to work. That was how seriously he took it,” stated the corporate’s president.
According to the president, Tanimoto entered his firm in 2002 after working for his father who ran one other sheet steel manufacturing unit. He left abruptly in 2008 however requested to be employed once more the next 12 months.
Around a 12 months later, he give up once more for unknown causes and the corporate misplaced contact with him.
In April 2011, Tanimoto was arrested by police on suspicion of tried homicide after stabbing his son within the head with a kitchen knife.