Police are seeking information after the discovery of a newborn baby at the Forres Park Landfill on Monday. Reports indicate, at around 11.30am first responders were performing extra duties at the site in Claxton Bay, when they were alerted by a security officer that the body of a baby was found in an area called “The Pit.”

The officers discovered the body of what appeared to be a newborn baby in a brown cardboard box. A district medical officer visited the scene, subsequently made a pronouncement, and ordered the body’s removal.

The DMO indicated that the baby appeared to be three days old.