Police on Friday arrested the wife of a professional magician who was murdered in Kochi City, Kochi Prefecture, on March 31. Yasuko Uwano, 53, was arrested for allegedly killing her husband Tsutomu, 52, by hitting his head with a heavy object around noon on March 31. Police say she apparently battered herself in a suicide bid.
The two were found by a relative. Yasuko was taken to hospital, suffering head injuries. Police said she has admitted hitting her husband but denied intent to kill.© Japan Today