Police in Kerugoya, Kirinyaga county, Kenya has arrested a 23-year-old woman for killing her five-day-old baby.

According to sources, the heartless mother dumped her baby into an 80-foot pit latrine.

Leah Kithei who is the police commander of the area said the suspect was apprehended when she went to Kerugoya County Referral Hospital, where the infant is being treated after he was rescued by officers from the county fire services department.

Whiles speaking with the media about the issue, Leah Kithei said;

The medics who were attending to her son called the police after she showed up in the hospital. We are now in the process of interrogating her, after which we will present her in court

Source: Mcmnt.com