Seremban cops seeking help from public after newborn's body found in sewage treatment plant

SEREMBAN: Police are appealing to the public for information after the body of a newborn baby was found at a sewage treatment plant near here.

OCPD Asst Comm Mohd Said Ibrahim said a police team was sent to the site after a member of the public lodged a report on Wednesday (Sept 1).

"The complainant saw the remains of an infant floating at the treatment plant.

"We believe the baby has been dead for more than a day based on the condition," he said in a statement.

ACP Mohd Said said the case would be investigated under Section 318 of the Penal Code for intentionally concealing the birth of a child by burying or discreetly disposing of the body.

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