Cape Town police have opened
an inquest docket for investigation, after the body of a newborn baby was found
in a plastic bag in Heideveld over the weekend.
A pedestrian discovered the
body next to the Heideveld High School fence on Duinefontein Road.
Lieutenant Ian Bennett said at
this point in time it is uncertain on why the baby was left or how the child
Bennett said SAPS has opened
an inquest dock to determine the cause of death.
“We call on anyone who has
information to come forward with any information regarding the baby boy,” said
We are also searching for the
mother in this point in time. To anybody who has information regarding this
incident can contact Manenberg SAPS on 021 699 9400 or the Crime Stop
number on 08600 10111, Bennett concluded.
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