Sun, 29 Nov 2020

Hibberdene police are investigating a case of concealment of birth after a foetus was dug out of a shallow grave in Umzumbe.

According to the police, the K9 unit was used in an area pointed out by an eyewitness.

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Police spokesperson Captain Nqobile Gwala said after a positive reaction, the area was carefully dug up and a foetus was found wrapped in a linen saver, in a shallow grave.

Supplied PHOTO: Supplied by SAPS

"The foetus was placed in a small body bag and handed over to forensic pathology services on scene", Gwala added.

No arrests have been made.

Source: News24

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