Body of baby found in plastic bag

2017-11-07 22:47
A plastic bag with the body was found next to a storm drain. (Supplied)

A plastic bag with the body was found next to a storm drain. (Supplied)

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Johannesburg – Grass-cutters discovered a baby's body in a plastic shopping bag near the Tsakane Mall, Ekurhuleni, on Tuesday morning, Gauteng police said.

In a statement, Tsakane police spokesperson Lerato Mngomezulu said the plastic bag with the body was found next to a storm drain.

The gender of the baby is unknown.

Mngomezulu appealed to the public to assist in finding the mother of the infant.

Anyone with suspicion of who the suspect could be should contact the Tsakane Police on (011) 363-5300.

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