Dumped tot mother ‘gave up six kids’

Irish Sunday Mirror - - STYLE ON SUNDAY - BY GER­ARD COUZENS

A BRITISH woman who al­legedly aban­doned her new­born baby in a Malaga hos­pi­tal had six chil­dren taken away from her be­fore mov­ing to Spain, it emerged yes­ter­day.

The child, who was pre­ma­ture, was in a baby unit and the mum was on a gen­eral ward when she left with her part­ner.

A Span­ish news­pa­per said po­lice found out her par­ent­ing his­tory after find­ing them in a vil­lage 15 miles away where they live with her ex-pat fa­ther.

The woman, aged around 40, was due to face court yes­ter­day.

Her part­ner was ar­rested for child aban­don­ment.

Po­lice said the mum left hos­pi­tal “with­out say­ing any­thing to med­i­cal staff ”.

The baby is un­der­stood to be healthy.

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