South African Police Service shared this photo of a happy mother after she reunited with her baby yesterday, June 1. On Saturday, May 28, 2016, 4-month-old baby girl Esethu Nokwethemba Myeza was taken from her 19-year-old mother, Nontokozo Myeza. The mother was in a queue to withdraw money at an ATM when a woman she knows took the baby to hold her. The lady and baby disappeared.
The Katlehong FCS unit formed a tasked team and worked around the clock with little sleep. The team promised that they will leave no stone unturned to get the baby back. The suspect was traced near Greytown in the rural area of KwaZulu-Natal and arrested. The baby was found unharmed and reunited with her mother.
The suspect appeared in the Vosloorus Magistrates Court today, June 2.