Mother hands herself in after dumping newborn baby in bin

By Chanice Jennike - 19 August 2019Views : 925


A 22-year-old woman handed herself over to police after her newborn baby was found dumped in a bin in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth. 

According to a police report, the baby was found with its umbilical cord still attached on Sunday morning.

Unfortunately, the baby was already dead.

Police then launched a manhunt for the baby's mother. 

The woman then handed herself over following information that was circulated through the media.

A case of concealment of birth is under investigation.