Berea police in Durban have taken a baby to a place of safety after the child was found abandoned in a parking bay at Musgrave Centre, Berea Mail reports.
A police source told Berea Mail the “cheerful” newborn was found in a plastic bag, which had been placed close to the rear tyre of a car in the parking bay. “Luckily, the driver stopped and opened the bag,” the source said.
Berea police communications officer Captain PN Naidoo confirmed a baby had been found abandoned at the shopping centre.
“Berea police will investigate a case of abandonment of an infant,” he added.
– Caxton News Service.