A 33-year-old woman of Nababeep was arrested by police last night in connection with a case of murder.
It is alleged the suspect killed her 2-year-old son by bashing him with a rock in the veld at Jakkalswater in Nababeep last night at 19:40.
The motive for the murder has not yet been determined however police investigations continue.
The Cluster Commander of Namakwa, Brigadier Hender, has appealed to the community to seek assistance when faced with social challenges rather than engaging in criminal activities.
The suspect is expected to appear before the local Magistrate's court on Monday.
Source: South African Police Service