Woman charged with abandoning new-born in snow


Police have arrested a woman of 21 accused of abandoning her new-born baby outside in the snow in the town of Příbram in March. The infant survived after being found by a passer-by who called the emergency services. The police used DNA evidence from items left with the child to trace the woman, who will face charges of attempted murder. They said she had likely given birth on her own and did not have an accomplice.