FREE STATE – Warden Police is investigating case of attempted murder after a new born baby girl was found by a community member on the R712 road on 18 April 2022, covered with a plastic bag. The bay’s umbilical cord was still attached. The baby is in hospital under medical observation. Thebe District Hospital in Harrismith notified police of the incident on Saturday, 23 April 2022.

Any person with information of whereabouts of biological mother can contact Vrede Family, Child Protection and Sexual offences Unit at 079 502 7871 or Crime Stop 08600 10111. Tip-offs can also be submitted on the MySapsApp.

Source: South African Police Service

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