Masano Yao

No PhotoName: Masano Yao.
Died: April 6, 2016.
Age at death: 79.
Cause of death: Asphyxia.
Location: Kato, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan.
Disability: Dementia.

Ms. Yao’s husband called police and allegedly admitted to strangling her because he “had a hard time taking care of her”. Police went to the house, found Ms. Yao’s body, and arrested her husband.

Case status:
Yoshiaki Yao (Husband), arrested.

Hyogo man, 82, arrested, admits strangling dementia-stricken wife