An 18-year-old youth has arrested by police in Akashi, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.
He has arrested on suspicion of killing his 42-year-old stepmother at their home.
As cited News24xx.com from Japan Today, the suspect has admitted to beating the victim on Sunday morning.
The teen who works as a blacksmith was seen at around 5:50 a.m. walking unsteadily on the street outside his apartment building by a motorist who called 110, wearing blood-stained clothes.
He told, he have killed his stepmother.
When police arrived in the apartment, they found the woman in her bedroom, unconscious from several blows to the head and face. She was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The police released that the suspect lives with his 41-year-old father and three siblings.
Known that they were all apparently asleep when the teen attacked his stepmother.