Newborn found dumped in CT canal

2016-05-20 16:20

Cape Town - The tiny body of a new-born baby was retrieved from a canal in Nyanga by police on Friday.

Police spokesperson Captain FC Van Wyk said the child was found in the area on the corner of Jakes Gerwel Drive and Washington Drive in Joe Slovo.

"Our members are still on the scene. An inquest case was registered for investigation," he said.

A post mortem would be conducted to determine the cause of death, Van Wyk added.

No arrests have been made.


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