TROIS-RIVIERES, Que. - The fake nurse who allegedly kidnapped a newborn boy from a hospital in Trois-Rivieres, Que., was declared Thursday to be fit to stand trial.
Valerie Poulin-Collins , 21, faces two counts of kidnapping after a woman dressed in scrubs tricked a couple into handing their child over at a hospital last week.
Police issued an Amber Alert that caught the attention of four young people who were on Facebook.
They recognized the suspect and led police to a home where an arrest was made.
Poulin-Collins had been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation after her lawyer said the defendant was not capable of carrying on a conversation.
Her next court appearance was scheduled for June 18, when a date for a bail hearing will be set.
She was remanded to a women's prison and is to be kept under suicide watch.
Poulin-Collins faces five years to life in prison if convicted.