The four were sent to a hospital, where the three were confirmed dead. Media reports said he was her younger brother.
Police have been searching for the attacker. At a spot about 100 meters away from the vehicle, she slashed his right shoulder, leaving him with a non-life-threatening injury.
After slashing the priestess, Shigenaga Tomioka then stabbed a younger woman he was with to death with a sword, before killing himself, police said.
Tokyo's Metropolitan Police believe that Shigenaga Tomioka, 56, and his girlfriend, thought to be in her 30s, ambushed his 58-year-old sister, Nagako Tomioka, who was the shrine's chief priestess.
Tomioka Hachimangū, established in 1927, has a close link with sumo, and the emperor and empress visited in 2012.
Shigenaga sent a threatening letter to his sister in 2006, saying he would "send her to hell", newspaper Sankei Shimbun said. The shrine, located roughly 100 meters east of Monzen-Nakacho Station, is also the birthplace of the Edo-period fundraising sumo.
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He has two master's degrees, one in English and the other in communications, and teaches English at the University of Pikeville. David Ermold , right, files to run for Rowan County Clerk in Kentucky as Clerk Kim Davis looks on Wednesday.
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FORMER Minister of Sports Damishi Sango was kidnapped yesterday on the Jos-Abuja Road, according to family sources. Tyopev urged members of the public with any useful information to contact the Kaduna or Plateau formation.
Heritage Foundation defense specialist Thomas Spoehr told Stars and Stripes North Korea would see such a move as a provocation. North Korean foreign minister Ri Yong Ho said in September the country reserved the right to shoot down U.S.
The race between Independent Mary Norwood and Democrat Keisha Lance Bottoms was too close to call, CNN reported . Racists exist. "That said, there's too many people getting too comfortable that we're postracial", she says.
The OSCE has deployed 600 unarmed monitors in Ukraine to investigate and deter ceasefire violations, but they often come under fire from the warring factions.
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Bears lose grip as value-buying lifts Sensex 352 points
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Google to Launch New YouTube Music Service in March
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Bryan Singer leaves Queen biopic "Bohemian Rhapsody"
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