Lagos - Police on Tuesday released an aged woman caught with dead baby in Lagos.
The Nation reports that during interrogation, the old woman claimed that the dead baby was her grandchild.
She also went ahead to disclose that she was rushing the child to the hospital, adding that the child’s mother was mentally unstable.
The command’s spokesperson, Dolapo Badmos, a Superintendent of Police (SP) confirmed that the woman’s family members came to the station and corroborated her story.
A Facebook user, Kadiri Ismaila, had on Monday recounted how an old woman was spotted with a kidnapped dead baby strapped on her back in the Oshodi area of Lagos.
After the old woman was apprehended, she was made to walk around with the baby corpse still straddled on her back before being handed over to the police.