The baby boy who was found abandoned.
Detectives from the KwaDukuza Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit are requesting the community to assist them in locating the next of kin of a one-week-old baby boy, who was found abandoned on September 16, 2018.
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The baby was found near an unoccupied house on the R74 Highway in Maphumalo by a passerby.
Provincial police spokesman, Lt Col Thulani Zwane said, “The baby was well-clothed and wrapped with a blanket. He was taken to hospital for medical attention.”
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A case of child abandonment was opened at the Maphumulo police station.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Sgt Duma on 079-484-5748 or Crime Stop on 08600-10111.
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