Police on Tuesday arrested a 69-year-old woman on suspicion of strangling to death her 75-year-old husband at their home in Tokyo's Katsushika Ward.
According to police, a woman called 119 at around 7 p.m. Monday, saying that her father was not moving. Fuji TV reported that police went to the apartment and found the woman's father, Takashiro Fukayama, collapsed in a room. He was taken to hospital where he was confirmed dead due to strangulation.
The couple's daughter found the body when she returned home and called police.
Police said the man's wife, Sui, has admitted to strangling her husband with a cord at around 5:30 p.m. She said resentment toward her husband had been building up for some time
A neighbor said the couple had been quarrelling a lot recently.© Japan Today