Police in Ono, Gifu Prefecture, on Monday arrested a 68-year-old man on suspicion of killing his 69-year-old wife and 36-year-old son at their home.
According to police, Hisaki Naito called 110 at around 9:20 a.m. and said he had killed his wife Kyoko, who was bedridden, and son Hiroki, who was a hikikomori (shut-in), Fuji TV reported.
Police rushed to the house and found the bodies in two rooms on the first floor of the two-story home. They were confirmed dead at the scene.
Naito was quoted by police as saying he had strangled them both with a necktie.
The Naitos also have a 33-year-old disabled daughter who was home at the time but she was unharmed, police said.© Japan Today