Police rescue day old baby in a gutter after being abandoned by mother
The police authorities in Anambra rescues a day old baby in a gutter after the child was abandoned the mother at Abuja Estates behind the NSCDC office in Awka, Anambra state.
Litifyed gathered that a resident found the baby and quickly alerted officers of the B Division Police Station Awka and all efforts were made to trace the mother of the child but all to no avail.
A spokesman of the Police Haruna, however, confirmed that the baby has been rescued and is in a good and healthy condition.
He also mentioned that the baby has been handed over to the Time to Fort Care Specialist Medical Centre Awka for safekeeping.
He concluded that the Ministry of Social Welfare Children and Women affair have been informed about the whole scenario and will have the baby handed over to the Social Welfare Department for proper care while investigations and efforts will be made to ensure the mother is being traced and unravel the circumstances surrounding the incident.