Peel Police charge 15 year old mother in Baby’s Death




Peel Police charge 15 year old mother in Baby’s Death

Peel Regional Police Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau have arrested and charged a 15 year-old female Brampton

On Friday, May 25, 2018 at approximately 1:20 p.m., officers received information that a 15 year-old female had given birth to a baby on Tuesday May 22, 2018 which was not disclosed to anyone at that time.

Subsequent investigation resulted in police locating the body of a new born baby in the area of her residence in the City of Brampton.

A 15 year-old female from Brampton was arrested and charged with Indignity to Dead Body and Concealing Body of Child. She was held for a bail hearing on Saturday May 26, 2018 at the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton.

A general provision of the Youth Criminal Justice Act (Y.C.J.A.) prohibits the release of the name of a Young Person and, therefore, the identities of the Young Persons charged in this investigation are protected.

Investigators are appealing for witnesses, Dash-cam video, surveillance video, or anyone who may have information concerning this investigation to contact Peel Regional Police Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121 Ext 3205. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.