Police in Ota, Gunma Prefecture, said Thursday they have arrested a 26-year-old woman for abusing her 10-month-old daughter.
According to police, the woman, identified as Miki Morijiri, threw her daughter against a wall at around 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday morning. TBS reported that the child sustained a fractured skull and other serious injuries.
Police said the abuse went on for about 20 minutes. A neighbor who heard the girl screaming alerted police who came to the apartment. Morijiri was quoted by police as saying, "I just got so frustrated with her, so I threw her."
Morijiri's 31-year-old husband was at work at the time of the incident, police said.© Japan Today