Mother accused of stabbing three-year-old son to death
Motive for killing of boy in northern Italy unknown25 October, 12:27
The boy was rushed to hospital but could not be saved.
Police are searching for a motive in the murder of the boy, whose family lived in Abbadia Lariana, about 50 kilometres north of Milan.
The mother, who lived in Lecco for several years but is originally from Ivory Coast, also has an infant described as only a few months old, and recently married a craftsman from the area.