Woman held for strangling two daughters
CRIME SEP. 16, 2012 – KYOTO —
Police on Sunday arrested a 33-year-old woman for allegedly strangling her two daughters to death at their home in Kyoto.
According to police, they received a phone call from the woman’s husband at 4 p.m. on Saturday, saying that his wife had killed their two daughters, TBS reported. Police rushed to the apartment and found the bodies of the two sisters, Anji Furuta, 9, and Yuan, 6, lying in the livingroom.
Their mother, Yuko, has admitted to killing her daughters, police said, but has so far given no motive. Police said her husband was in Osaka at the time and that she called him there, telling him what she had done.