Woman strangles baby to death

Precious Nyakudya |  1 year ago | top

Police in Tsholotsho have arrested a woman(38) in connection with a murder case she allegedly strangled her new born baby to death before burying the remains in her garden. 

According to the Police who acted on a tip-off, the suspect was reportedly impregnated by her boyfriend while the husband was in South Africa and gave birth to a baby girl on the 1st of December last year.

The incident which occurred in Mhlatshwa Village came to light after the husband came back and noticed the suspect’s swollen breast. However, the husband is said to have not reported the case to the Police.

Meanwhile, the remains of the baby have since been exhumed and taken to Tsholotsho District Hospital for post-mortem