A man looking for metal in plastic bags made a gruesome discovery when he came across the body of a dead baby in Chloorkop, Kempton Park, on the East Rand.
The newborn baby boy was found in a veld on Ossewa Street at about 10am on Tuesday, Kempton Express reported.
According to Norkem Park police, the body was wrapped in a cloth and plastic bags.
Police appeal to anyone with information to contact them on 011-391-1814 or 011-391-1815.
– Caxton News Service