Bolivian police rescue two babies sold by their mothers

Both the mothers and the women who "bought" the babies have been arrested.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Bolivian police rescued two babies sold by their mothers in different circumstances, one left as "collateral" for a loan of money to the infant, and another sold her through Facebook.

The head of the Trafficking and Smuggling unit of El Alto, Anthony Fernandez, informed local media on Thursday about the case of a 17-year-old woman who gave her baby to a 56-year-old woman in the municipality Viacha about 30 kilometers from La Paz.

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