Explosion Heard Before Kishida’s Speech

The Yomiuri Shimbun
A suspect is held down at a fishing port in Wakayama on Saturday.

WAKAYAMA — An explosion was heard Saturday at a Wakayama fishing port where Prime Minister Fumio Kishida was scheduled to make a speech.

According to police, no one was injured and a suspect was arrested at the site. The explosion occurred shortly after 11:00 a.m.