Baby found wrapped in plastic bag

2012-07-22 13:45
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Johannesburg - A baby girl has been found abandoned in Zondi, Soweto, Gauteng police said on Saturday.

"At around 16:30 we received a call from Zondi and the police went to the place and found a child which was abandoned at the back of a new building wrapped in a plastic bag," said Warrant Officer Kay Makhubela.

The baby was still alive and taken to Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital for examination, he said.

"We don't know where the mother of the child is and ask for the community, if they have any information, to go to Jabulani station," said Makhubela.

The baby's age was unknown.

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