A young woman believed to be around 19 years old cut the neck of her one-day-old baby.
The suspect, whose name was given as Patience, better known as Mummie, killed her day old baby at a cocoa farm in Atenrom, a village near Akyem Etwereso in the eastern region.
She delivered a baby to himself last Friday at dawn, but claimed that some parts looked like an animal.
The suspect, according to a witness, Nana Owusu, took the baby to a nearby bush and cut h is throat with a kitchen knife.
Since then, the suspect has been arrested by Akyem Ofoase District Police to assist in investigations. Meanwhile, the baby’s body has been deposited in the morgue of the Oda Government Hospital.