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Newly-born baby boy found dumped in Grahamstown

Apr 6, 2018
Newly-born baby boy found dumped in Grahamstown

A case of Child Abandonment has been opened for investigation by Grahamstown police after a newly-born baby was found dumped by residents.

"At approximately 14:00 on Thursday, a Doctor from the local hospital was driving his car on Milner Street and was attracted to a group of women with a small baby," described police spokesperson, Captain Mali Govender.

"He stopped and on enquiry, he was informed that the mother of the baby is unknown and the infant was found along the street.

"The boy child appears to be ok and is kept at Settlers hospital."

She said that no arrests have yet been made.