Death toll in arson attack on Kyoto anime studio rises to 35

The Japan Times 

The death toll in last week's arson attack on a Kyoto Animation Co. studio rose to 35 Saturday after a man being treated at a hospital died, police said the same day. Some of the people injured in the incident are still in hospital. The police have not released the identities of any victims. Police have yet to question the suspect, Shinji Aoba, who has severe burns and remains in serious condition. He is suspected of entering Kyoto Animation's three-story building on July 18 and igniting gasoline.

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