A woman in her 30s and her one-year-old daughter died after they were found in the parking lot outside their apartment building in Otsu, Shiga Prefecture, on Sunday morning. Police believe the woman, holding her daughter, jumped from their apartment balcony.
According to police, another resident in the apartment building heard a loud thud outside at around 7:30 a.m. and called 110. Police rushed to the apartment and found the bodies of the woman and her daughter lying on the ground in the car parking lot, both bleeding from head injuries. They were taken to hospital where they were pronounced dead.
Police are questioning the husband about why his wife might have wanted to kill herself and their daughter.© Japan Today