Foetus found dumped in a rubbish bin, Postmasburg

South African Police Service

Foetus found dumped in a rubbish bin, Postmasburg
Foetus found dumped in a rubbish bin, Postmasburg

A foetus has been found dumped in a rubbish bin in Newton, Postmasburg. The lifeless body of a new born baby girl was found by kids who were also playing near the rubbish dump, on Wednesday, 26 September 2018. The child is unidentified at this stage. Her body was put into a plastic bag and dumped in the rubbish bin.

A case of concealment of birth is being investigated and a search for the mother, whose identity is still unknown, is underway.

Any person with information that could lead to the arrest of the mother is requested to contact the investigating officer Sergeant Gabanakgang Chiri at 082 3020 391 or contact Crime Stop at 08600 10111.

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