Mother arrested for fatally assaulting 2-year-old son

Japan Today -- Feb 23

Police in Fujisawa, Kanagawa Prefecture, have arrested a 27-year-old woman on suspicion of fatally abusing her two-year-old son in 2022.

Police said Mei Tashiro, whose occupation is unknown, is accused of beating her son Sora on April 23 last year at their home in Fujisawa, Kyodo News reported. Tashiro called 119 and told paramedics that her son had suddenly become ill.

The child died the following day at the hospital where he was receiving treatment. The hospital reported to police that he had multiple bruises on his body. Police said Tashiro has denied beating her son. ...continue reading

Feb 23 (ANNnewsCH) - 神奈川県で当時2歳の長男を暴行し死亡させたとして母親が逮捕された事件で死亡した長男の頭に傷が見つかっていたことが分かりました。  ...continue reading