Shigeko Igarashi

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Name: Shigeko Igarashi.
Died: October 25, 2015.
Age at death: 67.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Kawaguchi City, Japan.
Disability: Hemiplegia.

Shigeko was strangled by her daughter. Her daughter admitted to the crime, telling police she had done it because she was tired from looking after her mother.

Perpetrator: Yuki Igarashi (Daughter), charged with murder.

Source: Saitama cops arrest woman for strangling her disabled mother

Sayane Kishimoto

No PhotoName: Sayane Kishimoto.
Died: June 15, 2014.
Age at death: 3.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Ibaraki, Osaka, Japan.
Disability: Congenital myopathy.

Sayane’s parents starved her to death.

Perpetrator: Yuki Kishimoto (Father), convicted of negligence, 18-month suspended sentence; her mother (trial ongoing).

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