By Flavia Ajok
KIKUUBE: Police at Nyairongo police post are holding a 30-year-old woman for allegedly throwing her baby in a garbage site.
The suspect is identified as Stella Uwimana, a resident of Rwembaho village in Kabwoya sub-County, Kikuube district.
According to Desire Nkuruzinza the chairperson of Nyairongo village, the eight month old baby was found in a garbage site by the residents.
He says that after recovering the baby, the residents trailed the suspect and arrested her from Kyarushesha escaping.
‘’The eight month old baby was found in garbage site by the residents, they trailed the suspect and arrested her from Kyarushesha escaping,’’ said Nkuruzinza.
Nkuruzinza says that after the arrest, the suspect confessed that she decided to dump the baby after the man who impregnated her refused to support her with her baby.
‘’After the arrest, she decided to dump the baby after the man who impregnated her refused to support her with her baby,’’ said Nkuruzinza.
The suspect is currently detained at Nyairongo police post waiting to be transferred to Kikuube police station.
However, Nkuruzinza condemned the act and blamed it on increasing acts of domestic violence.
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