By our reporter
Police in Kabale have arrested a woman for throwing her newly born baby into a pit latrine.
The suspect identified as Marion Nshabenta of Makanga village Ryakarimira town council Kabale district allegedly committed the offence on the evening of 02/09/19.
According to Elly Maate the Kigezi region police mouth piece, the one day old child was discovered at around 22:00hours by someone who had gone for a short call in the pit latrine.
Maate revealed to www.mknewslink.com that the child was later retrieved dead by residents the following morning.
The mother was then identified by residents and she is now at Kabale police station pending inquiries and she will be charged accordingly, Maate said.
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