• Kyodo


An elderly couple were found dead Monday morning at their home in Kita-Ibaraki, Ibaraki Prefecture, in an apparent murder-suicide, police said.

The couple were identified as Kiyoshi Yoshikawa, 70, and his wife, Hatsuno, 65. A nurse who visited their home found them on beds in a first-floor room.

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