Abandoned baby found in bushes in Tongaat

Abandoned baby found in bushes in Tongaat

Police are investigating after an infant was found in the bushes in Tongaat last night.

Baby aband

 The baby girl believed to be six-weeks-old was rescued by a tow truck owner who received calls from a jogger who heard crying coming from the bushy area near the Amanzamnyama Park. 

Ismail Mitha says when he arrived he found the baby wrapped up in a blanket. 

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"The child was malnourished and because of her being hungry she was crying quite a bit. I immediately contacted IPSS and police."  

The baby was taken to hospital for a medical check-up. 

Police have confirmed they're investigating a case of child abandonment. 

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