Anambra state police have arrested a woman who killed her newborn son by throwing him into a pit toilet in Ogidi.
The 30 year-old woman,Franca Udokwu, from Obuba Obofia Nkpor Community in Idemili North LGA of Anambra State, was arrested on August 22 by police operatives in Ogidi division.
Franca while interrogated by the police led police detectives to the pit toilet inside her house where she dumped her baby.
The baby was recovered and taken to Iyi- Enu Mission Hospital for medical attention but was confirmed dead on arrival by a medical doctor.
Haruna Mohammed, the PPRO Anambra State Police Command, said the baby’s body has been deposited at Iyi-Enu hospital mortuary for autopsy. The case is under investigation after which the suspect will be charged to court for murder.