Police said Friday they have arrested the son of a murdered NPO chief director. The victim, Michiko Otsuka, 68, the chief director of the Sendai-based NPO “Support Network for Children with Development Disorders,” was found dead on Wednesday in her home with multiple stab wounds to her chest.
Otsuka lived together with her son, Taketomo Otsuka, 41, who went missing after the murder. Otsuka was found sleeping in his car on Thursday in Nasu, Tochigi Prefecture, approximately 200 km from Sendai.
According to police, he has admitted to killing his mother, but has not revealed any motive.© Compiled from news reports