A mother was found guilty of burning her child’s feet with a hot iron.

This week, the mother of an 8-year-old child was found guilty of burning her child’s feet with a hot iron.

She will serve 16 months in prison for the crime, after the magistrate suspended the first eight months on the condition that she does not commit a similar crime within the next five years.

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The prosecutor told the court that Chipo Tigere, the mother, burned her son with a hot iron under his feet and whipped him all over the body between January and June of this year.

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