There is not much information on this one but another example of a mistaken assumption of posession and the dangers of being in the hands of the superstitious. It’s not just Roman Catholics that practice exorcisms.
Japanese police probing the death of a woman who reportedly died after being forced to a drink a lot of water, have arrested an 81-year-old professional exorcist, her younger sister and the victim’s husband.
Reports said Rie Fukuda, aged 51, was pinned down and made to swallow a large volume of water in what detectives said was an “exorcism” carried out by her husband and two elderly women.
The elderly, disabled and children are at much higher risk for dying from their families sending them to an exorcist.
The punishment in Japan can be harsh. Woman faith healer executed in Japan for exorcism deaths
Exorcism crimes are reported around the world.