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Murder probe into baby thrown from fifth floor

The Local · 20 Nov 2011, 13:51

Published: 20 Nov 2011 13:51 GMT+01:00

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A 67-year-old resident of the block in the Charlottenburg district found the baby which was in a plastic bag, on Sunday morning as he was on his way to buy bread.

A special armed commando team was summoned to arrest a 40-year-old woman, a 15-year-old girl and a 45-year-old man from one of the flats in the block. They were called because the man reportedly has a criminal record for violence.

It is thought the 40-year-old woman had given birth to the baby on Saturday night in the flat where she lived with her teenage daughter. There is no information about whether the arrested man was the father of the baby.

People living nearby have said the woman had tried to hide her pregnancy, although police would not comment on the rumours.

But a police spokesman said his colleagues were sure the baby had been thrown out of the flat. “There are clear signs for that,” he said.

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A post-mortem examination will be conducted to determine whether the child was alive when it was thrown from the flat or whether it had died beforehand.

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17:22 November 20, 2011 by DOZ
More proof their is no such thing as God, or whatever you choose to call it.
20:13 November 20, 2011 by DinhoPilot

On the contrary my friend. The proof that people are just people no matter how good and "evolved" we can claim to be. If God striked everyone that committed any offense or crime, we would all be crying opression, tell we live in fear, etc...

People are just people, limited. I find it funny how many people move into Germany thinking they gonna find a wonderland and superior life. Then they realize that the problems they left behind are replaced by new ones.

Who knows what went through the mind of those people who did that? Someone will say Ah.. they didn't have education, or good life standard, etc... But again the so called rich and educated are a great part of the scum that destroys are society.

Are you sure you are better off believing in people? I didn't reached 30 yet, but I met people from all over the world, many religions and political beliefs... And I tell you no way. Good Luck with that and tell me when you found "the way..."
21:22 November 20, 2011 by DickShawnsDiction
"If God striked everyone that committed any offense or crime, we would all be crying opression, tell we live in fear, etc..."

Thanks for the perfect illustration of how the "religious" mind works, DinhoPilot. I don't suppose it occurred to you that one of "God's" options (were It to exist) would be to actually *protect* an innocent from a cruel death? The first thing you thought of was revenge. Good Luck with that "way" you've found.
21:40 November 20, 2011 by DinhoPilot

Again, hypocritical and cynical thought.

What's your way bearer of the "truth"?

Why do you only think of God when something bad happens? If something good happened wouldn't you call it luck? I just highlighted what many of the "illuminated" like you say... ironic.
00:20 November 21, 2011 by nadom
In reference to DOZ's comment, yes there is a god but in this case Satan was involved.
08:03 November 21, 2011 by delvek
very sad story ... I cant imagine.


Never ceases to amaze me how small minded one can be. I myself to believe in God and I believe He gives all of us free will, self determination if you wish, to live our lives and be accountable for that life in the end.

If your going to be Godless, then spend your life without the burden of God. You seem to carry quite a burden around against those who have faith. Whats the point?
08:20 November 21, 2011 by heyheyhey
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09:21 November 21, 2011 by freechoice
Satan lived in everyone of us when we do not have Jesus Christ! He is the son of God! The creator of everything and every dimensions!
09:55 November 21, 2011 by catjones
God or no god, I'm just grateful to know that a 67 year old man found the baby.
16:53 November 21, 2011 by Bruno53
Another example of how "humanism" has also failed, by the way.
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