A pair had been arrested on Monday evening after they allegedly dumped the physique of their suffocated six-month-old child boy on a Bangkok soi in entrance of the house of the spouse’s mom.
The husband, Witthawat Jitthanopajai, 21, additionally confronted homicide prices for allegedly suffocating the son by a earlier marriage of his spouse, Kanchana Thetsawang, 22.
The infant’s physique was present in a basket left in entrance of the home of Kanchana’s mom on Soi Pracha Uthit 19 in Huay Kwang district at 10am on Sunday.
After studying the infant was Kanchana’s son, the police tracked down and arrested the couple at 10pm on Monday at their rented room at an residence constructing in Pathum Thani’s Thanyaburi district.
Kanchana advised police her son was born throughout a earlier marriage, however she had remarried after her first husband died about six months in the past.
Kanchana mentioned she had left the infant with Witthawat, an Military non-public, when she left dwelling to work and got here again to seek out that her son had died.
Witthawat advised police that when the infant cried, he had wrapped him in a blanket, put him underneath a pillow and laid down on high of the infant. He mentioned he fell asleep and woke as much as discover the infant had died.
The couple mentioned they didn’t know what to do, and so took a taxi to go away the infant in entrance of the home of Kanachana’s mom.