A young woman from Plateau State has been arrested after she killed he new born baby.
Salome Samuel, a 21-year-old woman from Shonong Village in Ryom Local Government Area of Plateau State, has been arrested by the State Police Command for allegedly killing her new born baby by throwing it out of the window of a storey building, killing the infant instantly.
According to the reports, Samuel, was said to have been impregnated by one Francis Salu, a military officer who was serving in Jos, the state capital but after she told him of her pregnant status, Salu reportedly worked his transfer and left the city without telling her.
Samuel then moved on to another military officer, Jibrin Usman without telling him she was pregnant.
The suspect who confessed to the police that the military officer had been sleeping with her with a pledge to marry her, said he abandoned her to fend for herself and the pregnancy.
According to her, when she was in labour, she delivered the baby by herself in an open environment near the room of her new boyfriend and threw the baby down from a storey building without the knowledge of Usman.