YEREVAN. – The Investigative Committee of Armenia has completed the investigation of a criminal case in connection with the murder of an infant, and the mother of the child has been indicted, the Investigative Committee informed Armenian News-NEWS.am.
It turned out that on August 30, from 10pm to 12am the next day, a Gyumri resident, born in 1999, tied her daughter's—born in September 2018—hands and feet with an adhesive tape, wrapped a skirt in her mouth , then moved the child out of the apartment and placed her in a trash can on the street.
According to the coroner's report, the child died of suffocation due to closure of her respiratory tract by food.
Criminal charges have been brought against the young woman.
She is remanded in custody.
The criminal case was sent to the prosecutor with the request to confirm the indictment and send it to court.