Police in Utsunomiya, Tochigi Prefecture, said Sunday they have arrested a 59-year-old man for stabbing to death his 82-year-old mother at their home.
According to police, they received a call just after noon on Saturday from a man reporting that he had stabbed his mother, TBS reported. Police rushed to the scene and found the body of Masako Ikeda lying near the front door, bleeding from her neck. She was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Police quoted the son as saying that he had been bickering a lot with his mother recently. The two lived together, police said.© Japan Today