Police detectives from the Anambra Police Command have arrested a lady, Franca Udokwu, 30 for dumping her new child child inside a pit bathroom.
The detectives hooked up to the Ogidi Division at about 8:30am on Saturday arrested the girl from Obuba Obofia Nkpor Neighborhood of Idemili North Native Authorities space of the state.
A press release issued by SP Haruna Mohammed, Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, of the Anambra State Police Command acknowledged that the suspect was apprehended following a tip-off that she allegedly gave start to a child boy and dumped the kid inside a pit bathroom inside her home.
Upon interrogation, the suspect led the police detectives to the scene of the crime, the place the child was recovered and brought to Iyi-Enu Mission Hospital for medical consideration however was confirmed lifeless on arrival by a medical physician.
In the meantime, the corpse has been deposited on the hospital mortuary for post-mortem and the case is beneath investigation after which the suspect can be charged to court docket for prosecution.