Arrested mother who abandoned newborn in wasteland

Cicpc officials detained a woman accused of giving birth and abandoning her newborn in a vacant lot, the scientific police reported on Instagram. 

The detained woman is identified as Sarahit Nazareth Ortiz Plaza (18), who was captured in the Hospital sector, Santa Bárbara de Barinas (Barinas). The baby was found last Sunday in Carrera 00, La Luisa sector of the aforementioned Barin town.  

Last Saturday, Sarahit gave birth to the child in the bathroom of her home. She had hidden the pregnancy from her relatives. Later she left with the baby and left him on the ground. Passersby observed the creature and notified the authorities who proceeded to rescue and primary care.  

The woman was handed over to the Public Ministry.