Police are conducting an investigation into dumping a fetus in a trash can at a taxi rank in central Durban on Tuesday.
Police spokesman Col Thembeka Mbele told TimesLIVE that an investigation had been opened on Durban Central Police Station.
“The circumstances of the incident are being investigated,” she said.
Kyle van Reenen, Emer-G-Med spokesman, said paramedics had been tagged It was closed to the public shortly after noon in the Warwick Avenue area.
“A commuter made a gruesome discovery while waiting for his cab at the Phoenix taxi rank.
” Paramedics were in brought a trash can, where they were shown the lifeless body of a fetus that was wrapped in a trash bag and thrown in the trash can.
“The crime scene was cordoned off and handed over to the SA police,” he said. < / p>