• Kyodo


A woman who was found drunk with her 10-month-old son dead beside her Monday at their apartment in Kariya, Aichi Prefecture, told her husband that she had intended to drink herself to death with her son, police said Tuesday.

Police suspect that the 30-year-old woman, whose name is being withheld, killed the baby by having him drink alcohol mixed in milk, and then later attempted suicide, they said.

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