By; PAMELA EBOH, Awka
Police detectives attached to Awada Division in the commercial city of Anambra State have arrested one Juliet Onweagba of No 3 Onyekwore Street Awada for buying a stolen baby.
It was gathered that the 50-years old suspect conspired with one 49-years old Edith Ewudo of orsumoghu street Awada and bought a new born baby girl.
A statement by the state Polics Public Relations Officer, PPRO, SP Haruna Mohammed said that the Baby was stolen from the mother, Faith Udechukwu, a 23 years old woman living at 3-3 Onitsha shortly after delivery on 2nd June, 2019 .
According to him, the baby was sold for N550,000 from one 35-yrs old Ndidi Egeonu of Odume Obosi.
He sad the baby was however recovered even as the case is still under investigation after which suspects would be charged to court for prosecution.