Police in Higashiyamato, Tokyo, have arrested a 76-year-old woman on suspicion of killing her 45-year-old eldest son by strangling him with a belt.
According to police, Kimiko Inoue strangled her son at around 6:25 p.m. on Monday, Fuji TV reported. She then called 110 and told police she had killed her son. Police said she has admitted to the charge and quoted her as saying “My son asked me to kill him, so I strangled him.”
Inoue lived with son and her eldest daughter who is in her 50s. The daughter was not at home at the time of the incident.© Japan Today