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45-year-old man arrested over father’s murder in Oita

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Police in Oita City, Oita Prefecture, have arrested a 45-year-old man on suspicion of killing his 73-year-old father at their home.

According to police, Michinori Tomioka, a newspaper delivery man, allegedly killed his father Kazuo on Sunday night, Kyodo News reported. Tomioka called 119 at around 1 a.m. Monday and said his father was unconscious. Kazuo was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

Police said an autopsy revealed the cause of death as suffocation. There were also visible injuries to Kazuo’s neck.

Police did not say whether Tomioka has admitted killing his father or not.

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It is not only shocking these adult children of these elderly parents are killing them, however, more over shocking they just pick up the phone and report "I killed or murdered" my parents.

And these instances appear to be rising rapidly. What is it going to get these senseless murders to stop?

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"Police said an autopsy revealed the cause of death as suffocation."

So much for honor thy pappy.....

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