Swakopmund woman charged with murder of newborn
Contributed by NAMPA.
SWAKOPMUND, 13 AUG (NAMPA) – A 27-year-old woman was arrested in Swakopmund on Monday for allegedly murdering her newborn baby.
Namibian Police Force Erongo crime investigations coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu said in a police report on Tuesday that the suspect was arrested at the Swakopmund State Hospital at around 18h00 on Monday.
“It is alleged that she gave birth to a baby boy, dumped the baby in the toilet pot and flushed it, which resulted in the death of the baby,” he expl ...