Dead Baby Found At Rubbish Dump In Asante Akyem Agogo


A baby suspected to be a month old, was on Friday evening discovered in a refuse dump in Agogo Ahenbron  um a suburb in Asante Akyem North District The baby was found dead on the dump hill with parts of the body rotten. The Asante Akyem Agogo Police proceeded to the scene and found that half of the body from the lower abdomen through the legs including the eyes of the baby had been rotten. The Assembly member of Agogo Ahenbronum, Hon Albert Boakye Danso told Adanse3 FM that there was a report that a baby was dumped by an unknown person at a refuse dump and he immediately contacted Police and the District Assembly after the little baby was found He added that dead baby has been evacuated from the refuse bin, to forestall epidemic in the area. The Assembly member added that this is the first time of such incidents have happened and expressed his disappointment that someone somewhere could be heartless enough to do such. He appealed to the community to desist for dumping babies at the refuse dump. Environmental Health Officer at Asante Akyem North District Assembly. Benjamin Bronya who arrived at the scene and evacuated the corpse in order to avert health hazard to public living in the area. Meanwhile, Police have mounted a search for the identity of the perpetrator and the gender of the baby remains unknown as at the time of filing this report.


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