The body of a newborn baby was discovered at the Forres Park Landfill on Monday.
According to reports, around 11.30 first responders were performing extra duties at the Forres Park Landfill, Claxton Bay when they were alerted by a security officer that the body of a baby was found in an area called "The Pit."
On arrival, they observed the area littered with garbage and a brown cardboard box.
Further checks revealed that the box contained the body of what appeared to be a newborn baby.
A district medical officer visited the scene, made a pronouncement and ordered the body's removal.
The DMO indicated that the baby appeared to be three days old.
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