A 25-year-old college student in Nagasaki City was arrested on suspicion of murder after being self-confessed to the police after hitting the head of a 79-year-old woman with a hammer in the yard of a house in Tosu City, Saga Prefecture.

The woman was found dead four days ago with blood and police were investigating.

The person arrested was Koushi Yamaguchi, a 25-year-old college student in Nakazonomachi, Nagasaki.

According to police, it is suspected of murder by hitting the head of Chitose Otsuka (79) with a blunt instrument in the garden of a house in Sakai Higashimachi, Tosu City around 1 pm on the 10th of this month.

After noon on the 13th, Yamaguchi told a police station in Oita prefecture that he had hit the head of an elderly woman with a hammer multiple times. The woman may have died. about it.

On the 10th of this month, Mr. Otsuka was weeding alone in the yard of a relative's house next to his house, but after that, a neighbor found that he was bleeding from his head and died, and the police Was investigating both the incident and the accident.

I don't know if they were acquainted with each other.

Yamaguchi said that the rucksack he had had a hammer in it, so he said to the investigation, "I thought that if I hit my head with a hammer, I might kill him, but I didn't have a definite murderous intention." It means that you are talking to.

The story of a man in the neighborhood

A man living in the neighborhood of Mr. Otsuka's home said, "I don't think Mr. Otsuka and Mr. Otsuka's husband are very good people and would buy a grudge. I heard that he died with blood bleeding from his head. I was surprised to hear the news because I thought it was a fall and hit my head. I was scared to hear that it was an incident. "