Skip to Content

Woman Under Suspicion of Infanticide

Limassol police are investigating a 33-year-old woman who is under suspicion of infanticide after a newborn baby was found dead underneath her bed.

"She has not been arrested, we are studying forensic evidence to establish how the baby died," said a police spokeswoman speaking to

The 33-year-old is from the Philippines and works as a housemaid in Limassol, said the spokeswoman. The woman is being treated for internal haemorraging in Limassol General Hospital and it appears she gave birth to the baby, which was found in a plastic bag.

Limassol CID are investigating.


Are you optimistic about the new round of reunification talks in Cyprus?
Yes, there's a good opportunity to settle the problem now, the leaders are serious.
No, it's just another waste of everyone's time, the leaders are not serious.
Maybe, let's wait and see.
Total votes: 114