In Osaka Prefecture Police charged a 28-year-old guy with the apprehension of killing an old woman who was found departed in a bathtub last July. The suspect, Matsudo Koto, is the adopted son of the victim, Naoko Takai.
The police declared that the suspect, who goes by the pseudonym Rin Takai, claimed to be a consultant living in Kawasaki City, Kanagawa Prefecture. He is indicted for killing his adoptive mother for buying 150 million yen of life insurance, Kyodo news agency reported. The victim was found dead in the bathtub at around 11 am, partially submerged, with a tightly bandaged right wrist. On July 26, at the place in Takatsuki. Takai, Only one employee of the company was last seen in his office on July 21, before the long weekend of the Tokyo Olympics. He was due to return to his job on July 26.
When she was not at work, Takai’s boss contacted one of her relatives, who visited the apartment and found the body. Police said Takai had no previous health problems and no drugs or alcohol were found in his system. Police said bruises were found on her left wrist, suggesting she had bandages on each arm. An autopsy revealed that he drowned around July 23.
Police said the life insurance beneficiary was Takai’s adopted son, who did not live with her.