Police in Taiwa, Miyagi Prefecture, on Monday arrested a 41-year-old man on suspicion of physically abusing his two-year-old daughter.
According to police, Yumi Sugawara, a demolition worker, kicked a table against his daughter’s head at their home at around 8:50 a.m. Sunday, Sankei Shimbun reported. The child suffered bruises to her head but her injuries are not life-threatening, police said.
Police said Sugawara’s wife called 110 after the incident to report that he was out of control. When police arrived, they found Sugawara in an intoxicated state.© Japan Today