SUNNY DAVID, NNEWI
The Anambra state police command has arrested a thirty five year old woman for allegedly stealing a five day old twin baby boy.
A statement endorsed by the state police public relations officer of the command, Haruna Mohammed, said the suspect Dorathy Sunday from Izzi, Ebonyi state allegedly sneaked into the Nnamdi Azikwe University Teaching Hospital Nnewi and stole the baby boy at the maternity ward of the hospital when the mother of the baby one Mmadu Happiness Miracle of Uruagu, Nnewi went to the hospital compound to wash her clothes.
It stated that luck ran out of the suspect when nurses at the hospital gate saw her in a suspicious manner and raised alarm which led to her arrest.
The statement explained that the stolen baby was recovered in good condition and the case is under investigation after which the suspect would be charged to court for prosecution.