Stillborn baby found in Hillbrow dustbin

2016-05-30 11:00


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Johannesburg - A stillborn baby boy was found in a rubbish bin near a block of flats in Hillbrow, central Johannesburg, on Monday morning, police said.

A cleaner found the body around 07:30, Hillbrow police spokesperson Sergeant Mduduzi Zondo said.

The body was taken to a mortuary. Police were still trying to piece together clues as to who the child's parents were as no one had come forward yet to claim the body.

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