Police investigate abandoned baby

DURBAN Central Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit is appealing to the community for information with regards to a case of child abandonment they are investigating.

Const Zanele Khomo from Durban Central said on 1 August at about 3.15pm a baby girl was found abandoned by a security guard at the intersection of Joseph Nduli (Russell) and Dr Pixley Kaseme (West) Streets.

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“The child was found on the floor wearing a white vest and khaki leggings and had a hospital tag on her right leg. She is about one month old,” said Khomo.

Anyone with information that might assist the police is can contact Det Const Madonsela on 031 325 4153, 078 255 2468 or the Crime Stop number on 08600 10111.

 

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Lauren Walford
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