• (Photos) South Africa Woman arrested for trying to sell her baby on Gumtree for 5,000 rand

    (Photos) South Africa Woman arrested for trying to sell her baby on Gumtree for 5,000 rand

    A woman who attempted to sell her 19-month-old baby boy in an online classified and community board website Gumtree, has appeared in court on charges of human trafficking.

    She was arrested on Thursday, Oct. 15, at the KFC in Chief Albert Luthuli Road, in Pietermaritzburg after an undercover agent arranged to buy the baby from her, said Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi, spokesman for the Hawks special crimes investigation unit.

     

    Police were tipped off that that the 20-year-old woman was offering her son for […]