Man arrested for stabbing to death mother-in-law in Tokyo

NewsOnJapan -- May 18

TOKYO, May 18 (NewsOnJapan) - An elderly woman was fatally stabbed by her son-in-law with a kitchen knife on Tuesday at a house in Shinagawa Ward, Tokyo.

According to the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department, at around 1:30 pm on the 17th, there was an emergency call from a house in Oi, Shinagawa-ku, with a female voice saying she had been stabbed.

When police officers arrived, they found an elderly woman collapsed in the hallway with knife wounds to her abdomen.

The woman was taken to the hospital, after which her death was confirmed.

The 46-year-old son-in-law is set to be charged with murder.

May 18 (ANNnewsCH) - 東京・品川区の住宅で高齢の女性が包丁で刺され、その場にいた46歳の義理の息子が現行犯逮捕されました。女性は病院に搬送されましたが、その後、死亡しました。  ...continue reading