By Innocent Atuganyira
Police at Nyairongo police post are holding a 30-year-old woman for allegedly throwing her baby at a garbage site.
The suspect has been identified as Stella Uwimana, a resident of Rwembaho village in Kabwoya sub-County, Kikuube district.
According to Desire Nkuruzinza the chairperson of Nyairongo village, the eight month old baby was found in a garbage site by the residents.
He added that after recovering the baby, the residents trailed the suspect and arrested her from Kyarushesha as she tried to escape.
Nkuruzinza said that after the arrest, the suspect confessed that she decided to dump the baby after the man who impregnated her refused to support her with her baby.
The suspect is currently detained at Nyairongo police post waiting to be transferred to Kikuube police station.
However, Nkuruzinza condemned the act and blamed it on increasing acts of domestic violence.
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