Woman Steals Newborn Baby At Bus Terminus

Bizarre Crimes and Courts

A NEWBORN baby was kidnapped by an unknown woman while the infant’s mother was looking for transport to go home, after giving birth at Mpilo Central Hospital.


The incident occurred between 3rd Avenue and Lobengula Street terminus, on September 10, 2023.

In a statement, police said: “Police in Bulawayo are investigating a case of kidnapping which occurred at 3rd Avenue and Lobengula Street terminus on 10/09/23.”

“An unknown female adult went away with the complainant’s newly born baby boy after the complainant left the baby with the suspect while negotiating for transport to Peria Village, Nyamandlovu,” reads the statement.


Police appealed to anyone with information about the whereabouts of the baby to contact the nearest police station.