Lesbian mum who crossed Channel in dinghy with her children walks free

A British mother who spent years on the run with her two children before crossing the Channel with them in a rubber dinghy has walked free from court.

Lauren Etchells, 34, originally from South Shields, Tyne and Wear, fled Canada in 2016 after splitting from ex-wife Tasha Brown, 45.

The teacher fled to Europe with then-partner Marco van der Merwe – believed to have been the couple’s sperm donor – and their child.

She evaded capture for three years despite Interpol...
source: Metro

2020-01-20 16:12
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