A man said to be in his 30s has been arrested by the police in Seoul.
He was arrested for killing a 20 year-old female subway attendant at the public toilet of a subway station in central Seoul, Officials said this on Thursday.
According to the police, the man was apprehended at the ladies’ toilet in Sindang Station on Line No. 2 at around 9 p.m. earlier on Wednesday, 15 minutes after the woman was killed.
The man allegedly followed her while she was patrolling the ladies’ toilet and killed her with a weapon.
She was however, moved to a hospital in a state of cardiac arrest and later pronounced dead.
Having been injured on his hand during the crime, the man received medical treatment before being put into a police detention facility, according to the officials.
The Police plan to file for an arrest warrant for him after looking into the motive of the crime.