‘Flee’mum lost 6 kids
A BRITISH mum arrested after a newborn baby was abandoned in a Spanish hospital had six children taken from her in the UK, it was reported yesterday.
The claims came after the expat, aged around 40 and said to have had drink and drug issues, fled within hours of giving birth at Antequera Hospital near Malaga on Thursday.
She was appearing in court yesterday on abandonment charges – which her partner also faces.
Spain’s National Police said: “An operation was mounted to find the baby’s parents. When she was arrested, the woman still had her hospital gown on.”
The premature baby is said to be healthy and in the care of social services.