A 22-year-old woman resident was arrested on Monday on suspicion of murder after she allegedly stabbed her father in their home in Satsumasendai City, Kagoshima Prefecture.
According to police, at around 7:30 p.m., Yue Kuwabara stabbed her father, Yoichi, 50, in the chest with a kitchen knife in the living room. The victim was rushed to the hospital but died about an hour later.
Police said that Kuwabara lived together with her parents, and had gotten into an argument with her father about her usage of her mobile phone. She left the house, then returned, taking a knife from the kitchen and stabbed her father, police allege. Her mother dialed 119, reporting, "My daughter has just hurt my husband."© News reports