Police in Osaka have arrested an 85-year-old woman on suspicion of killing her 81-year-old husband.
According to police, Michiko Otsuki strangled her husband Yuji with a neck tie at their apartment in Asahi Ward just after noon on Saturday. The body was found by the couple's visiting oldest son who called police. Otsuki was taken to hospital where he was confirmed dead.
The woman was quoted by police as saying she was worn out from caring for her husband, Fuji TV reported.
Neighbors said Yuji suffered from dementia.© Japan Today