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Girl, 15, Arrested For ‘poisoning’ Parents

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By Omar Bah

An unidentified fifteen-year-old girl was Friday arrested, questioned and released on bail by police in Basse for allegedly poisoning her parents, The Standard can reliably report.
She was questioned then confessed to putting poison in her parents’ food who survived.
According to a family source, the girl told the police that her actions were out of frustration with her parents’ continuous interference in her private life.

“The girl would always want to go out at night but her parents would refuse, especially when they realised that whenever she left the house, she was followed by boys. The parents decided to stop her from going out at night to avoid disrupting her education,” said a family source.

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According to the family source, the parents always encouraged her to concentrate on her education

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