• Kyodo


A 65-year-old man and his 28-year-old stepdaughter have been on suspicion of killing their baby boy by cutting its neck immediately after birth, police said.

Eishi Nakamura, a part-time worker, and Kazumi Nakamura, the daughter of a woman he married, allegedly killed their newborn baby at their home in Itoigawa, Niigata Prefecture, around summer 2014, according to the police.

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