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Woman dumps her baby at landfill because husband asked her to massage his feet

By Mason White 6:09 PM October 15, 2015
Annabel Owhoghovo’s baby 

By: Tanya Malhotra
A woman was arrested on a charge of endangerment after allegedly dumping her baby in a landfill because her husband asked her to massage his feet, police in Nigeria said.

Delta State police said that they arrested Annabel Owhoghovo, after being accused of dumping her 6-month-old baby after fighting with her husband.

According to the woman’s neighbors, the fight broke out after the husband came home from work and asked his wife to give him foot massage.

When she refused, a physical fight broke out. At some point, the woman grabbed her baby and stormed out of the house.

She then dumped the baby at the landfill in order to punish her husband. Luckily, the baby cried, drawing attention of passersby, and he was rescued.

The mother had been arrested and charged with child endangerment.