Police in Tsuchiura, Ibaraki Prefecture, said Tuesday they have arrested a 45-year-old woman over the murder of her 22-year-old son.
According to police, Miki Wada stabbed her son Tomoya to death in the early hours of Monday at their home. She was quoted by police as saying she saw no hope for his future, TBS reported.
According to police, after killing her son, Wada contacted her father who then phoned police saying, "My daughter has just stabbed my grandson. He has been killed."
Police said that several days earlier, Tomoya had run away from home and had only just returned, TBS reported.© Japan Today