An unemployed 31-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of killing his 64-year-old father at their home in Tokyo's Toshima Ward.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 1 p.m. on Sunday. The suspect, identified as Masatoshi Kaneko, was quoted by police as saying he got into a heated altercation with his father Hiroshi Kaneko in the kitchen of their home, Fuji TV reported. Kaneko told police he lost his temper and punched his father in the face and stomach.
Another member of the family called police. The elder Kaneko was taken to hospital where he died shortly after arrival, police said.© Japan Today