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A former caregiver at a Tokyo nursing home was arrested Tuesday over the murder of an 83-year-old resident at the facility in August, the police said.

Hisashi Minakawa, 25, has admitted to the killing, the police said. The victim, Kan Fujisawa, “repeatedly wet the bed and I couldn’t stand it anymore,” Minakawa was quoted by the police as saying.

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