Rosa Maria Da Cruz (right) and her lawyer Chrystele Chassagne-Delpech arrive for the beginning of her trial in Tulle, France in November 2018. Photo: AFP Rosa Maria Da Cruz (right) and her lawyer Chrystele Chassagne-Delpech arrive for the beginning of her trial in Tulle, France in November 2018. Photo: AFP
Rosa Maria Da Cruz (right) and her lawyer Chrystele Chassagne-Delpech arrive for the beginning of her trial in Tulle, France in November 2018. Photo: AFP
Crime

Mother who kept baby daughter in maggot-infested car boot for two years jailed in France

  • Girl, now seven, was permanently traumatised and has mental capacity of two-to-three-year-old, doctors say
  • Mechanic discovered infant in Rosa Maria Da Cruz’s car when she took it to be repaired

Topic |   Crime
Rosa Maria Da Cruz (right) and her lawyer Chrystele Chassagne-Delpech arrive for the beginning of her trial in Tulle, France in November 2018. Photo: AFP Rosa Maria Da Cruz (right) and her lawyer Chrystele Chassagne-Delpech arrive for the beginning of her trial in Tulle, France in November 2018. Photo: AFP
Rosa Maria Da Cruz (right) and her lawyer Chrystele Chassagne-Delpech arrive for the beginning of her trial in Tulle, France in November 2018. Photo: AFP
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