SENDAI (Kyodo) A man in Miyagi Prefecture is suspected of beating his wife to death and killing himself along with their two children with carbon monoxide, police said Wednesday.

Yukari Yoshida, 33, was found beaten to death at the family’s home in Motoyoshi, and her husband, Katsumi, 36, and their son, Takamasa, 6, and daughter, Nagisa, 2, were found dead in a station wagon in another part of the prefecture, they said.

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