Belgian woman arrested for murder in NY
In New York a 49-year-old Belgian woman has been arrested for the murder of her 8-year-old son.
The woman killed her son while booked into a five-star hotel. She reportedly gave her son an overdose of medicine. She then tried to commit suicide but the police found her alive.
The 49-year-old Belgian woman is very wealthy. In a farewell letter she explained that her son had been the victim of sexual abuse.
In the same farewell letter she left 12 million dollars to the aid agency Doctors Without Borders (Artsen Zonder Grenzen in Dutch, Médecins Sans Frontières in French) and 8 million dollars to the Red Cross for the campaign to help Haiti.