A NEWLY BORN dead baby girl was yesterday discovered in a sewer line in Kasanda Mine Township in Kabwe.
central province police commissioner, hola atanga confirmed the dead baby was found by a plumber wrapped in a plastic bag at Lukanga Water and Sewage Company (LgWSC) on Tuesday.
Mr Katanga said the baby is suspected to have been dumped after birth by unknown person.
“We received a report on Tuesday around 90 hours from Barnaby’s Mulenga, 64, a plumber at Lukanga Water and Sewage Company that whilst unlocking the sewer line found a female dead baby wrapped in a blue plastic bag suspected to have been dumped after birth by unknown person,” said Mr Katanga.
He said police visited the scene and no arrests had been made but it is suspected that a named 20-year-old girl of Kasanda mine who is currently on the run dumped the baby.