Incidents June 13, 2022
[POTCHEFSTROOM] – Body of newborn found in a dumpster.
This weekend, the body of a newborn boy was found in a dumpster along the Gluckman Road in Potchefstroom CBD.
On Saturday evening, ER24 paramedics were called to the scene arriving at 18h38.
On scene, medics found the body of a newborn baby boy wrapped in several layers of plastic.
Medics quickly assessed the boy and found that he showed no signs of life. Unfortunately, nothing could be done for him, and he was declared dead.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.