Body of newborn boy found in Helderberg mall bathroom

Somerset West Mall. (Supplied)
Somerset West Mall. (Supplied)

Cape Town - The body of a newborn baby boy was discovered in the bathroom of a mall in Somerset West on Friday morning, Western Cape police confirmed.

An inquest was opened after the gruesome discovery at 08:00, said Lieutenant Colonel Andrè Traut.

It is understood that a cleaner at Somerset Mall found the body inside a toilet.

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