Wednesday, 17 June 2020

Welkom: The Police have launched a manhunt following the discovery of a foetus that was found dumped at an open space near the robots in Koppie Alleen road; Welkom.

The discovery was made by a man who was collecting bottles for recycling on the 04th May 2019.

On that fateful day, a passerby who was collecting bottles for recycling noticed a strange plastic bag on the ground. He then opened the bag and found the foetus inside. At first, he thought it was a doll but later realized that it was a foetus and he immediately alerted the Police.

A case of concealment of birth was registered and the mother is still unknown and untraceable.

Anyone with information regarding the incident should please contact the investigating Officer Constable Modiehi Monelloa at telephone number (057) 391 6246 during office hours.