Woman allegedly aborts foetus at Andara

15 Aug 2017 18:20pm
RUNDU, 15 AUG (NAMPA) – A 21-year-old woman is receiving medical treatment at the Andara District Hospital after she allegedly aborted her five months pregnancy.
Namibian Police Force (NamPol) Kavango East Crime Investigations Coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Bob Kanyetu told Nampa on Tuesday the incident allegedly took place on Sunday at the Frans Dimbare Youth Centre.
The woman whose identity is being withheld as she has not appeared in court, allegedly took unknown tablets to abort the foetus.
She is now receiving medical treatment at the hospital under strict police guard.
“Once she recovers she will be charged with illegal abortion and referred to court,” Kanyetu said.
(NAMPA)
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