The police have arrested a 26-year-old woman, Bakusu Maria, at GomoaPotsin, in the Central Region, for allegedly dumping her two-week-old baby boy into a public toilet.
A resident of Gomoa Potsin said when he went to toilet in the community, he heard the cry of baby, who was in the toilet.
He said, with the help of neighbours, the baby was rescued and taken to the Potsin Polyclinic and a complaint was lodged at the Police station.
Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) David Osei Fofieled the Gomoa Dominase District Police Command to arrest Bakusu.
The case has been transferred to Kasoa Divisional Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) for further investigations.
The Central East DOVVSU Coordinator, DSP Doris Laryea, said the suspect has been detained and would be processed for court. – GNA