crime

90-year-old man beaten to death in Gunma home

2 Comments

Police in Isesaki, Gunma Prefecture, said Friday that a 90-year-old man was beaten to death in his home.

According to police, the body of Tetsuo Arisaka, who lived alone, was found by a relative who visted his house at around 3:40 p.m. Wednesday. Local media quoted police as saying that Arisaka had been beaten about the head by a blunt instrument. He was declared dead at the scene.

Police said the house showed no signs of anyone having broken in, nor were any rooms ransacked.

© Japan Today

©2022 GPlusMedia Inc.

2 Comments
Login to comment

He must have let his killer in. Police must investigate to find out what instrument was used to kill him. And what finger prints or hand marks or shoe marks were left in the room and outside by the killer.

-3 ( +4 / -7 )

Stephen Chin

He must have let his killer in. Police must investigate to find out what instrument was used to kill him. And what finger prints or hand marks or shoe marks were left in the room and outside by the killer.

Have you contacted them with your suggestions? Their forensics experts probably haven't thought of investigating such obscure clues.

13 ( +16 / -3 )

Login to leave a comment

Facebook users

Use your Facebook account to login or register with JapanToday. By doing so, you will also receive an email inviting you to receive our news alerts.

Facebook Connect

Login with your JapanToday account

User registration

Articles, Offers & Useful Resources

A mix of what's trending on our other sites