A 32-year-old woman from Imo State has been arrested by the personnel of the Elekahia Police Division in Rivers State for allegedly stealing her neighbour’s two-year-old daughter.

Newsnaija.ng gathered that the suspect, identified simply as Chinenye, lives with her neighbour from Akwa Ibom State at No. 79 Olu Obasanjo Road, Port Harcourt.

Report gathered from our source the child went missing around 7pm on Monday, but a neighbour spotted the suspect leaving the compound with the little girl.

A search for the missing baby started by co-tenants in the compound after her parents raised the alarm that she was missing.

It was also learnt that the suspect was traced to Waterline along the Olu Obasanjo Road, where she was arrested alongside two of her accomplices at a point where they were about to board a vehicle with the victim sleeping inside a carton.