Woman who abandoned newborn baby in plane’s toilet rubbish bin faces jail… but might get custody of her child
By Mail Foreign Service
Last updated at 11:33 AM on 26th March 2009
A woman who gave birth in a plane toilet and then abandoned the baby in the rubbish bin has been charged by police.
The mother, who gave birth during a Pacific Blue flight to Auckland, New Zealand, could face seven years in prison after being accused of abandonment.
Officials are still deciding whether she should have custody of the child.
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How could no one have known she was in labor? Sitting here shaking my head.