Police in Maebashi, Gunma Prefecture, said Wednesday they have arrested a 66-year-old man over the death of his 92-year-old mother at their home.
According to police, the suspect, identified as Motokazu Wada kicked his mother Someko and hit her with a cane at around 10 a.m. on Tuesday. TBS quoted police as saying Someko suffered injuries to her head and back.
Wada then called 119 to report that his mother wasn't feeling well. Someko was taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead on arrival.
Wada was quoted by police as saying he got angry when his mother couldn't make it to the toilet in time.© Japan Today