Lady arrested for dumping her new baby inside toilet
A 30-year old woman, Franca Udokwu, was today arrested for allegedly dumping her newborn baby inside a pit toilet in Obuba Obofia Nkpor Community, Anambra State.
According to Police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed, the suspect dumped the baby inside the toilet in her room after delivery.
The baby was later recovered by the police following a tip-off, but was confirmed dead at a nearby hospital where he was taken to.
She had reportedly given birth to the baby in her room before dumping it in the pit toilet in her compound. Anambra State Police Command Spokesman Haruna Mohammed said, the Police at Ogidi Division were notified at about 8:30am on the 22nd of August 2020 about the incident and operatives of the division rushed to the location, arrested the lady and recovered the baby but it was unfortunately declared dead on arrival at the hospital.
According to him, the lady confessed to the crime, adding that the corpse has been deposited in the mortuary while investigation is ongoing. He said, she will be charged to court once an autopsy is carried out and investigations completed.
This matter is a sad one knowing the number of women out there looking for the fruit of the womb. This kind of lady deserves never to have a kid again. Tell us your own opinion in comments section below.