Kazuaki Okazaki

 

 

Age: 57

 

Summary: Japanese convicted murderer and one of the last remaining Aum Shinrikyo cult members on death row who was convicted for his role in the 1989 murders of anti-cult lawyer Tsutsumi Sakamoto, his wife Satoko and infant son Tatsuhiko, as well as the killing in the same year of a cultist who tried to defect, who became the first of 13 former members of the cult to have his death sentence finalized and whose trial was the shortest of the group because he pleaded guilty on all counts.

 

 

Cause of Death: Executed by hanging

 

Born: 1961

 

Died: July 26, 2018

 

Location: Nagoya, Japan