A 77-year-old man charged with killing his son with a Japanese sword Kagoshima February 17 at 11:37
The Kagoshima District Public Prosecutor's Office has charged a 77-year-old man in Kagoshima City with murder in a arrest for using a Japanese sword to kill his 53-year-old son. The indicted was Tsutomu Sato (77), 3-chome Tagamidai, Kagoshima City.
According to the indictment, defendant Sato murdered his son Akiomi (53) on a street in front of his home more than 40 times with a Japanese sword by cutting or stabbing it at around 7 pm on March 24. Have been asked.
According to the police, on the day of the incident, the police reported to the police that they were fighting with their parents and a police officer rushed in and found that Akiomi had fallen on the street in front of his house with blood.
Defendant Sato was living with his wife and Akiomi, who died.
According to nearby residents, Mr. Akiomi rarely went out and sometimes gave a riot to his family, and he could argue with Sato and heard voices.
The Kagoshima District Public Prosecutor's Office has not disclosed whether Sato pleaded guilty, but police investigators said that after being arrested by police, `` Since his son was trying to harm his wife, Stabbed ".