Police in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, on Saturday arrested a 61-year-old unemployed man on suspicion of keeping the body of his 86-year-old father at the house where they both lived.
According to police, Masahiko Kawashima said his father died in mid-March and that he didn’t know what to do, Sankei Shimbun reported. Kawashima lived alone with his father.
On Friday night, a relative visited the house and discovered the father’s remains and called 110.
Police said an autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.© RikiWeb