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3-month-old baby stabbed multiple times by aunt

Hadiyah Shabazz, age 20, was arrested for allegedly stabbing a three-month-old in the chest and neck areas. Photo: VIC
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FREDERIKSTED, St Croix, USVI — The [US] Virgin Islands Police Department (VIPD) on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 announced that a three-month-old baby was stabbed multiple times by her own aunt.

According to VIPD Public Information Officer Glen Dratte, Hadiyah Shabazz, age 20, was arrested on information provided by the child’s father.

The father called the 911 emergency call center on Thursday, June 22, 2017 while on his way to the Juan F. Luis Hospital, stating that his child was stabbed. Upon officers arrival at the hospital, they met with both the child’s parents, who told investigators that Ms Shabazz stabbed their three-month-old in the chest and neck areas, according to Mr Dratte.

Ms Shabazz was remanded to the Golden Grove Detention Center pending her advise-of-rights hearing, according to Mr. Dratte.

Mr Dratte said the baby, in stable condition, was being treated at the hospital as of Tuesday.

17 Responses to “3-month-old baby stabbed multiple times by aunt”

  • Wow! (28/06/2017, 19:32) Like (34) Dislike (4) Reply
    That woman is a straight up Demon.
    • rock city (28/06/2017, 22:41) Like (3) Dislike (17) Reply
      It is easy to call people ignorant. But there are facts they know well.
      • What Facts (29/06/2017, 16:47) Like (8) Dislike (0) Reply
        Tell me what fact you need to know when it comes to stabbing a baby? You good in your head dude?
  • an innocent child (28/06/2017, 19:52) Like (18) Dislike (0) Reply
    Now that's some sick sh#t.
  • foxy (28/06/2017, 20:33) Like (7) Dislike (0) Reply
    Smh
  • wise up (28/06/2017, 22:09) Like (14) Dislike (0) Reply
    I wasn't calling the police !!!
  • wow (28/06/2017, 23:01) Like (26) Dislike (0) Reply
    If she can do that to a innocent baby, think about what she would do to an adult. She is pass Cray Cray.
  • BoSang (29/06/2017, 06:09) Like (22) Dislike (1) Reply

    This b**ch straight krazy.

  • Yep (29/06/2017, 08:04) Like (6) Dislike (0) Reply
    B*t*h
  • M (29/06/2017, 09:52) Like (8) Dislike (0) Reply
    Hope while she is in jail they beat her A,, for breakfast, lunch and dinner. How can anyone do something like that to a innocent baby that cannot defend itself.
  • porsha (29/06/2017, 11:10) Like (9) Dislike (0) Reply
    JESUS! Help us. I hate to read about things happening to babies. Babies can't fight back. It hurts my heart.
    • Askingprampt (29/06/2017, 14:55) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
      Yes Porsha. Very sad indeed. What is in the air over there in the USVI? My God almost every day is bad news coming from over there
  • Sorry for both of them (29/06/2017, 13:47) Like (3) Dislike (1) Reply
    A poor innocent child been hurt in this manner and the victim seemed sure to be possessed by a demon or what. Her state of mind at that time coud cause her to do such cruelty but I am certainn later she may regret it. I hope it is no family dispute,conflict. This woman needs help with perhaps anger management,psychological observation,etc.While we make our comments let us pray for victim,accuser and families. They need our pray no more that ever.Things like these can even happen in any given situation even to the perfect of all perfect families
  • Hmmm (29/06/2017, 16:01) Like (6) Dislike (0) Reply
    Mental Health is a serious issue...
  • Born to Live (03/07/2017, 12:22) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
    God blessed this baby to be alive, Wow.


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