An unidentified woman on Saturday December 29, 2018 dumped a newly born baby in toilet close to Sonke’s bridge at Mbayani in Blantyre.

According to owner of the toilet which was used to dump the baby, Mr. Bernard Luciano 45 of Helema Village T/A Kapeni in Blantyre, on the material day he woke up to answer a call of nature at around 0540 hours.

Upon entry into the toilet(pit latrine), he was surprised to see a dead body of a new born baby inside.

He rushed and immediately reported the incident at Kabula Police Unit.

A visit to the scene by law enforcers confirmed of the incident.

The Police and wellwishers retrieved the dead body(female) which had not been completely detached from the umbilical cord.

It was then conveyed to Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital for proper disposal.

No arrest has since been made but Police investigations have been instituted to trace the baby dumper for charges of Concealing birth of a Child which is against the law.

Anyone with information relating to this incident should report to any police facility for the law to take its course.

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