Two young brothers were found drowned in a pond in Gose City, Nara Prefecture, on Wednesday night, police said Thursday. Koki Ueda, 5, and his brother Ayumu, 4, were found floating in the pond near their house around 6 p.m. and 8:40 p.m. respectively after their grandfather, 42, reported to police that the two had been missing.
According to police, the two left home around 1 p.m. to play together but didn't come home. Both parents were working and the boys' grandfather was babysitting. Police believe the brothers accidentally fell into the pond.© Japan Today