Limpopo mom in court for child murder

2012-04-30 11:37
Polokwane - A Limpopo woman is to appear in the Bolobedu Magistrate's Court on Monday on a murder charge after she allegedly strangled her 4-year-old son to appease a boyfriend.

The 21-year-old woman was arrested on Thursday, after an autopsy revealed the boy was strangled. She had told the police she was a babysitter looking after the boy when he died on April 19.

She later admitted that her ex-boyfriend forced her at gunpoint to kill her son. She claimed the boy reminded him of another of her ex-boyfriends that he had murdered.

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