'N Vrou verskyn in die hof van die moord op haar drie jong dogters enkele weke nadat die gesin uit Suid -Afrika in Nieu -Seeland aangekom het.
Lauren Anne Dickason appeared in court on Saturday morning in the port city of Timaru, and a judge remanded her to a hospital for a mental health evaluation, a court spokesperson said.
Dickason, 40, is charged with killing her two-year-old twins and their six-year-old sister, polisie gesê. Their bodies were found on Thursday at a property where the family stayed.
“Police would like to reassure the community that this was a tragic isolated incident and we are not seeking anyone else,” the police said in a statement late on Friday.
Dickason is to appear in court again on 5 Oktober.
The family came to Timaru, a city of 29,000 in New Zealand’s South Island, onlangs, het die polisie gesê. They left the compulsory two-week managed isolation last week.
New Zealand media has reported that Dickason and her husband are doctors.