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Police plea over Bolton baby body find

Police are trying to trace the mother of a newborn baby whose body was found in a country lane in Greater Manchester.

The body, which was wrapped in clothing and plastic bags, was found by walkers in the Ox Hey Lane area of Lostock, Bolton, on Thursday afternoon.

A note was also found requesting the baby receives an Islamic burial.

Dave Guest reports.

  • 16 Mar 2013
  • From the section UK