Japanese nurse ‘sabotaged drips’ in mass poisoning police believe killed dozens

Ayumi Kuboki arrested on suspicion of injecting disinfectant into intravenous bags

A former nurse has admitted tampering with intravenous drips in a mass poisoning case that police believe led to the deaths of dozens of patients at a hospital in Japan two years ago.

Ayumi Kuboki, 31, was arrested at the weekend on suspicion of killing Sozo Nishikawa, 88, by injecting his intravenous drip bag with disinfectant when she was working at Oguchi hospital in Yokohama.

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