Postmasburg Police investigating a case of concealment of birth

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.

Source: South African Police Service