There was pandemonium Thursday in Ekuigbo neighborhood, Ughelli North Native Authorities Space of Delta State following the loss of life of a male little one after his mom allegedly threw him right into a effectively, Vanguard experiences.
Although particulars of the incident have been sketchy as on the time of this report, sources from the neighborhood stated the mom, aged 17, was reported to have thrown her 9-month-old son right into a effectively owing to her incapability to carter for his welfare.
The mom, recognized as Eguonor Joseph, based on native sources, had dropped her child, Harrison Joseph inside a effectively locally at about 5a.m however the stays of the child was found at about 1:50p.m by individuals who had gone to fetch water from the effectively.
An eye fixed witness on the scene of the incident, who merely gave his title as Maureen Akpedafe, stated: “When the child was introduced out from the effectively, he was recognized because the son of Eguonor.
“An angry mob then mobilized, went to her house and almost lynched her to death until she was rescued by the police who subsequently arrested her.”
A senior safety supply on the Ughelli Space command confirmed the incident when contacted including that the mom was arrested after the incident was reported whereas the stays of the child has been deposited within the mortuary.
The supply who spoke on situation of anonymity, stated: “When the matter was reported at the command, a team of policemen was drafted to the scene of the incident where the corpse of the baby was recovered and the mother arrested.”