Dog found carrying headless baby's body
Durban - A woman was arrested after a dog was found carrying the body of her baby near Umtentweni in KwaZulu-Natal, police said on Friday.
Lieutenant Colonel Zandra Wiid said local residents called the police after they saw the dog carrying the headless and armless body in its mouth on Wednesday afternoon.
Police were led to a house where a woman had recently had a baby, but it had not been seen in the past few weeks.
Wiid said the 29-year-old woman was arrested and charged with murder.
Police were investigating what had happened to the baby's arms and head.