Mother Sells Baby To Buy Motorcycle
A woman has allegedly sold her two-month old baby for N250,000 and used part of the proceeds to buy a motorcycle.
Oluchi Emeobi, 24 , who resides at Nnewi Ichi of Nnewi North LGA of Anambra State, was said to have conspired with her friend — one Nchedoch Richard and sold the baby to a woman popularly known as First Lady, now at large.
In order to conceal her dastardly act, the suspect reported at the Police Station under false pretense that she left her baby under the custody of a yet-to-be ascertained woman who absconded with the baby to an unknown destination.
Upon further interrogation and investigation by the police, she later confessed to selling the baby.
Anambra State Police Commissioner, Umar Garbage who briefed journalists, said the suspect used part of the proceeds of the sale to purchase a motorcycle, which was also confiscated by the command.
“Exhibits recovered from the principal suspect include; Sum of Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira (#250,000) cash and One Motorcycle the suspect allegedly bought with part of the money realized from the sale of her baby”, he said.
He said the matter was still under investigation and that effort was being made to arrest the fleeing suspect and recover the baby.