Dead infant dumped in Sandakan alley

SANDAKAN, Nov 12 — The body of a baby girl was found behind a shop in Jalan 2 Bandar Sandakan here today.

Sandakan district police chief ACP Rowell Marong said passers-by chanced upon the fully-formed dead infant wrapped in plastic on the floor at 8.10am.

“We are carrying out further investigation to trace the individual who committed the irresponsible act,” he said.

Meanwhile, he urged those with relevant information to come forward and assist police in the investigation. — Bernama