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UPDATE: Annotto Bay woman beheads baby

Thursday, January 10, 2013 | 6:35 PM    

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KINGSTON, Jamaica - A woman was taken into custody this morning for beheading her baby in Annotto Bay, St Mary, police confirmed.

Lindon Madison, 11-months-old, was killed by her mother who then went to the police station and reported the incident around 7:30am.

The police followed the mother to the house where the body was found with multiple chop wounds.

The woman is said to be of unsound mind.

Investigations are underway.

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