Police on Sunday arrested a man in Fukaya, Saitama Prefecture, for allegedly killing his wife.
According to police, the suspect -- identified as Takahiro Shimizu -- allegedly strangled his wife to death with an electrical cord in their second floor apartment early Saturday morning.
TBS reported that Shimizu went to his parents' house and told them his wife had gone. When his father asked him what he meant, he reportedly said he had strangled her.
Police found the body of Shimizu's wife, Kumiko, wrapped in a plastic sheet in the car park.© Japan Today