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