9 Mar 2006

Solomons police probe discovery of baby body

4:28 pm on 9 March 2006

Auki Criminal Investigation Department Officers in Solomon Islands are investigating the discovery of the body of a newly born baby found buried in the Busurata area last week.

The body was discovered by children playing on the beach in the area.

A 23 year-old woman who may be related to the child is currently assisting Auki CID Officers with their investigation.

Enquiries into the child's death are continuing.