KOTA KINABALU: A hawker made a shocking discovery of a dead baby boy in a garbage bin behind a commercial area in Inanam near here early Friday (Aug 14).
The 28-year-old hawker initially thought it was a doll, but when he looked closer, he realised that it was a body of a baby.
Kota Kinabalu police chief Asst Comm Habibi Majinji said that the man then informed the police.
He said the infant's umbilical cord was still attached and he weighed around 4kg. The body was sent to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital here for a post-mortem examination.
He urged the public with any information to come forward and assist police in their probe.
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