MOOLAMATTOM: A woman who was questioned by the police in a theft incident tried to commit suicide after strangulating her one-and-a-half-year-old-baby to death. Jaisamma (28), wife of Vincent of Moolamttom and a sales tax employee, tried to commit suicide by cutting her wrist after strangulating her son Ashwin to death.
She was found depressed after the police questioned her yesterday. She was questioned for stealing a chain of her neighbour after hitting her on her head inflicting serious injuries. The condition of the 96-year-old woman undergoing treatment is stated to be serious.
After having a fight with her family, Jaisamma entered the room with her baby and locked it. She did not open the door even after many pleas. Later when she opened the door this morning, her baby was found lying dead on the bed and blood was oozing from her hand. She was immediately taken to the hospital and her condition is stable.