Police in Nagaizumi, Shizuoka Prefecture, have arrested a 55-year-old unemployed man on suspicion of killing his 86-year-old father at their home.
According to police, Masashi Akiyama called police at around 10 a.m. Sunday and said he had killed his father Manabu, Sankei Shimbun reported. Police went to the house and found Manabu lying on the floor in the first floor living room. He was declared dead at the scene.
Police said there were no external signs of injury on the body and that an autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.
The suspect had moved back in with his father about three years ago, neighbors said.© Japan Today