News from Saitama

Saitama: Woman, 83, suspected in ¥300 million fraud

Suspect 'does not recall' the matter, police said

3 days ago

Saitama: Man, 40, fatally bashed mother before attempting suicide

Suspect told police, 'I was worn out from nursing my mother'

6 days ago

Cop posed as realtor to molest woman in residence

Suspect told police, 'I entered the residence, but I did not touch her'

1 week ago

Saitama: Woman, 72, accused of fatally strangling daughter

Suspect told police, 'I thought my daughter couldn't survive on her own if I died first'

2 weeks ago

Saitama: Man nabbed over fatal beating at Kawaguchi park

Dispute in izakaya preceded assault, police said

2 weeks ago

Woman, 38, not prosecuted for assaulting son with hammer

Upon her arrest, the mother admitted to beating her son 'several times'

3 weeks ago

Saitama: Shooting leaves man injured; gunman on run

Police are seeking the whereabouts of the gunman on suspicion of attempted murder

3 weeks ago

Saitama: Man accused in connection with murder of stepson

Suspect told police, 'I was angry because he told me that I am not his real dad'

1 month ago

Missing boy, 9, found murdered in Saitama

Body of the boy revealed marks on his neck consistent with strangulation, police said

1 month ago

Saitama: Woman who ‘hated being alive’ stabs her two daughters

Suspect told police, 'I thought that I couldn't provide the life that my children wanted in the future'

1 month ago