Police in Nagoya have arrested a 34-year-old unemployed man on suspicion of fatally abusing an 81-year-old woman at the nursing home where he worked last year.
According to police, Hideyuki Fukushima has admitted to beating Mieko Kakitani, who was a short-stay resident, on the night of March 5, 2021, Kyodo News reported. Kakitani suffered fractures to both legs and her back. She was taken to hospital where she died on March 7 due to internal bleeding.
Police said Fukushima, who left the nursing home shortly after, told them he became irritated and looking after elderly people.© Japan Today