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South African Woman Who Snatched 3 Day Old Baby From Mother In 1997 Jailed For Kidnapping

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August 15, 2016 – South African Woman Who Snatched 3 Day Old Baby From Mother 19 Years Ago Jailed For Kidnapping

A South African woman accused of snatching a newborn baby girl from her mother about 19 years ago has been found guilty of kidnapping.

The suspect whose identity was not revealed due to court order reportedly snatched the now 19 year old girl from her mother while asleep at a maternity ward in Cape Town back in 1997.

A judge found her guilty of kidnapping today and sentenced her to 10 years behind bars.

The victim identified as Zephany Nurse has been reunited with her parents

Pictured below is Zephany Nurse after she was reunited with her biological parents



  1. Truce

    August 15, 2016 at 9:01 PM

    How can someone be so foolish stealing another persons child. Thank God d girl is now back with her real parents. I can just imagine the trauma they must av gone thru.

  2. Maryf

    August 15, 2016 at 9:53 PM

    Evil never does anyone good. If you don’t pay for evil committed today or tomorrow, you will pay for it when the time is ripe. Whether in 10years or 50years time.

  3. fifelomo

    August 15, 2016 at 10:56 PM

    People can be funny, how could she snatch someone else’s baby? What a stupid act!

  4. huchennar

    August 15, 2016 at 11:52 PM

    i guess barrenness lead you to this but i most confess you did the wrong and you have successfully catered for another’s person child for nineteen years.. you’ve saved them the labour…
    …..i guess you are one of the
    #clueless human but

  5. Mon

    August 16, 2016 at 1:23 AM

    It seems so long to read out the verdict unless the real mother did not report the incident immediately it happened. But truth will always prevails.

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