A man was arrested for assault in Naha after a drunken bout of abuse injured his wife and 8-month-old baby daughter, police said Sunday.
According to police, Shinichi Uehara, 29, got into an argument with his wife after the family arrived home from visiting a friend at around 1 a.m. on Sunday. Uehara began to punch and kick the woman.
The wife sustained only minor injuries, but the couple's child, who she was holding at the time, received a hard blow to the head and fell unconscious. Police say Uehara was drunk at the time.© News reports