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Namibia: New-Born Baby Found At Walvis Dumpsite

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Walvis Bay — The Namibian police in Erongo are investigating a case of murder and concealment of birth following the discovery of the corpse of a new-born baby boy at the Walvis Bay dumping site on Wednesday morning.

According to the crime coordinator of the Namibian police in Erongo, Deputy Commissioner Erastus Iikuyu, municipal workers found the baby wrapped in a brown towel and placed in a white plastic bag while sorting garbage at the dumping site.

A preliminary investigation, according to Iikuyu, indicates that a suspect gave birth to a full-term baby boy and dumped it afterwards.

The baby was taken to the Walvis Bay state hospital where it was declared dead. It is not known at this

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