LIBERIA: Bomi Police Send Woman, 42, To Court For Allegedly Killing Mate’s New Born

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Police in Bomi County have charged and sent to court a forty-two year-old woman identified as Hawa Mambu for allegedly killing her mate’s new born baby in Tubmanburg, Bomi County.

According to police report, Hawa, a resident of Hammon Hill Community in Tubmanburg, went to visit her mate, with whom she has had a protracted conflict, after the woman had just given birth to twins in the Kondeh Community.

The report said one week after the mate had delivered,  suspect Hawa went to visit and knocked at the door of her mate but announced another name only to be gain access to the new born babies.

The report said after she entered the room Hawa took hold of one of the babies, and after she gave back the two-week old baby, the infant was discovered dead.

Police have charged suspect Hawa Mambu with Criminal Trespassing’ and forwarded her to court for trial.


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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.