Infant found abandoned on the roadside in Katlehong

Police are investigating a case of child neglect in Katlehong after an infant was abandoned on the roadside in the area.

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JOHANNESBURG - Police are investigating a case of child neglect in Katlehong after an infant was abandoned on the roadside in the area.

Police were alerted by community members on Thursday.

The baby boy is in a stable condition and has been taken to a hospital for treatment.

The police's Mega Ndobe says, “The baby was found in good condition and was later taken to hospital for a check-up. We’re calling on the community members to assist us find the mother of the baby.”

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)