Woman buries twins

2011-11-16 08:59

A woman has been arrested for burying her twins in a shallow grave in Makotse, near Lebowakgomo, Limpopo police said today.

Captain Mamphaswa Seabi said the 31-year-old woman was arrested on Sunday night. She buried her newborn twins in a shallow grave behind her house on Sunday.

Her sister saw the shallow grave and found the twins. Seabi said the woman was in a serious condition in hospital, and was under police guard.

It was not known if the woman aborted the babies or if she gave birth and then buried them.

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