Jamaica News, St Andrew: The St Andrew South police have now commenced a probe surrounding the discovery of the body of a newborn baby girl, among the garbage inside the Riverton Landfill in St Andrew on Thursday evening, May 31, 2018.
Reports by the Seaview Gardens Police are that shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, workers at the Riverton Landfill was going through a dump of garbage when they came upon the body of the baby.
The police were summoned and upon arrival, it was discovered that the body was that of a newborn baby girl with the Umbilical Cord still attached to the navel.
The body was transported to hospital where it was pronounced dead. The police are now carrying out an investigation to locate the mother.
By Henry Bucknor