Police arrest abandoned baby’s 15-year-old mom

2008-05-01 00:00

A-15-year-old mother was arrested yesterday for dumping her one-year-old baby girl in the bush in Cramond outside Pietermaritzburg.

Police, who later took her to a district surgeon, named her Sinethemba (We hope). She was referred to Northdale Hospital where she was admitted and treated for kwashiorkor, bronchitis and a rash.

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