Police in Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture, have arrested an unemployed 34-year-old man on suspicion of killing his 69-year-old father in their apartment above the maternity clinic which the victim established and operated.
According to police, Seigo Inui strangled his father Hiroaki to death at Inui Maternity Clinic at around 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sankei Shimbun reported. Inui, his wife and son lived on the top floor of the three-story building.
Police said Inui’s wife tried to stop her son from killing his father but could not and called 110. Inui was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police said the suspect has so far given no motive for killing his father.© Japan Today