A 47-year-old man jumped to his death after apparently killing his parents and his young daughter at their apartment in Sakai, Osaka, on Monday morning.
According to police, a passerby called 119 at 6 a.m. Monday, saying that a man was lying in the car park outside a condo, NTV reported. Firefighters rushed to the scene and found the man bleeding from the head. He was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police visited his apartment on the second floor of the condo and found the bodies of his parents, both in their 70s, and his 19-year-old daughter, all dead. NTV quoted police as saying they had been stabbed and beaten by a hammer.
Police said they believe the man killed his family and then jumped from the top of the building.© Japan Today