Teplice woman charged with murder of newborn

Police in Teplice have charged a 29-year-old woman with the murder of her baby, found dead in a local recycling bin for glass several dozen meters from her home. The body of the newborn was discovered on Thursday by a passerby who was rummaging through the bin.

A police representative said the newborn had been denied primary care after birth. Novinky.cz reported that neighbours had no idea that the local woman, described as heavily overweight, had been pregnant.

Author: Jan Velinger