Baby found in box at shopping centre

A baby boy was found abandoned in a cardboard apple box in a shopping centre in Verulam, paramedics said on Sunday.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Jeff Wicks said that the baby was found by a security guard concealed in the box.

Paramedics were called onto the scene who then took the baby to hospital.

"He was treated for mild hypothermia and is in a serious but stable condition."

Report ID: 125
Crime Category: Other
Province: KwaZulu/Natal
City/Town: DURBAN
Suburb: Verulam
Address: Shopping centre in Verulam
Crime Date/Time: 7 Feb 2010, 00:02 AM
Reported By: Report A Crime
Reported Date: 7 Feb 2010, 09:02 AM
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