A Japanese woman was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly killing her millionaire husband — who once wrote a book that compared himself to Don Juan.
Saki Sudo, 25, was charged for the alleged poisoning of 77-year-old Kosuke Nozaki in 2018, three months into their marriage, according to the Japan Times.
Sudo allegedly injected the real estate titan with a poison, according to the article. She reportedly had dinner with Nozaki before his death, and police said she researched the deadly lethal stimulant found in his system on the internet.
The suspicious death had attracted attention for years, as Nozaki had became notorious for publishing the 2016 book, “Don Juan of Kishu: The Man Who Gave ¥3 Billion to 4,000 Beautiful Women,” according to the report.
Saki Sudo, 25, is seen leaving a court appearance.Screenshot NHK World Japan
Nozaki had left $12 million in property to the city of Tanabe, but Sudo stood to inherit a portion of his assets,