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Monday, September 20

Dominica mother detained in killing of 2 daughters

Taiwan News Online: "Police in the eastern Caribbean island of Dominica say a mother has stabbed her two young daughters to death.
Police spokesman Claude Weekes said Friday that the 23-year-old woman has not yet been charged in the killing of 2-month-old Sophie Vigilante and 5-year-old Rachel Vigilante. Her own full name was not released.
Weekes says she is under police custody at the island's main hospital, where she is being treated for cuts to her wrist. He declined to say whether she had attempted to commit suicide.
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