An employee of a sex club was arrested for attempted murder on Thursday night after she allegedly tried to drown her five-year-old son in the bathtub of their Kita-Kyushu apartment. The boy was rushed to a nearby hospital and is in good condition, police said Friday.
According to police, the 25-year-old woman tried to drown the boy in the hot water of the bath around 8 p.m. She called police and reported that she had submerged her son in the bathtub. Police arrived on the scene to find the boy naked and crying, and took him into protection.
The woman explained that she had gotten angry at the boy's behavior. Police are currently investigating whether or not she may have abused the son on other occasions. The two live alone in the apartment.© News reports