40-Year-Old Husband Arrested on Suspicion of Murdering Wife; Allegedly Violent on a Daily Basis
CHIBA – An unemployed man from Ichikawa City, Chiba Prefecture, has been arrested for beating his wife to death. The police are investigating whether the man was violent to his wife on a daily basis.
40-Year-Old Husband Arrested on Suspicion of Murdering Wife; Allegedly Violent on a Daily Basis (JNN)
The suspect, Mirai Kuraoka (40), an unemployed man from Ichikawa City, Chiba Prefecture, was arrested on suspicion of murder. Kuraoka is suspected of killing his wife Miyuki (41) by repeatedly hitting her on the head and body at their home from mid-August to around August 24.
Kuraoka was arrested on August 26 for dumping Miyuki’s body in his house, but the cause of death is believed to be cerebral hemorrhage caused by a severe blow to the head, as the suspect was found to have been beaten on Miyuki’s head.
Kuraoka admitted to the dumping of the body, saying, “There is no doubt that I left my wife’s body at home,” while keeping silent about the murder.
The police are investigating the details of the case, believing that Kuraoka was a violent man on a daily basis.
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