Burned Corpses of Japanese Couple Found in Bali Home

The burned corpses of an elderly Japanese couple were found inside their home in Bali on Tuesday (05/09). (Antara Photo/Oky Lukmansyah)

By : Aichi Halik | on 6:58 PM September 05, 2017
Category : News, Crime

Jakarta. The Bali Police are questioning four witnesses in an investigation into the mysterious deaths of a Japanese couple, 76-year-old Mastuba Nurio and Matsuba Hiroko, also 76, whose charred corpses were found inside their home in Jimbaran, Bali, on Tuesday (05/09).

Neighbors had broken into the house when they saw smoke coming out of it.

The burned bodies were removed to Sanglah Hospital in Denpasar.

"We are examining four witnesses. We want to establish the cause of deaths first," the head of Denpasar Police, Chief Comr. Hadi Purnomo, said.

The witnesses are the late couple's maids, their adopted child and a close friend.

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