A 16-YEAR-OLD Matobo girl has been arrested for infanticide after killing her new born baby.
The girl gave birth, killed the baby and hid the body in a mountain.
Police confirmed that the incident occurred on August 4.
“Police in Matobo arrested a 16-year-old juvenile for infanticide after she gave birth and killed the child, which she then wrapped in a cloth before hiding the body in a mountain in Lahlamkonto Village, Gulathi area. Investigations are in progress,” said the police.