Day-old Baby Found Inside Uncompleted Building In Ondo


A report of a Day-old baby found inside uncompleted building in has sparked frenzy in Idimu -Alo Street ,Ondo and the Nigerian Police have commenced investigation on the discovery of the baby which was found inside an uncompleted building in headquarters of Ondo West Local Government Area of the state.

The baby, according to a reliable source was found inside an uncompleted building located at Idimu-Alo Street with his placenta and other parts of his body intact.The incident, however, threw the residents of the area into serious confusion as they expressed worry on the development.

Abandoned Day-old Baby
Abandoned Day-old Baby

A source told our correspondent that the baby was discovered by the passersby who took note of his cry while passing at the area in the early hours of the day.Although, it was not certain whether or not the baby was dumped in the uncompleted building by his mother, it was rumored that a woman could have perpetrated the dastardly act.

It was gathered that the residents of the area called the attention of the Police to the development, who later stormed the area and took the baby to the motherless home.

The Divisional Police Officer ( DPO) in charge of the area , Mr Kunle Omisakin, a Chief Superintendent of Police (CSP) corrfirmed the development, saying investigations have commenced on the matter.

He added that the baby has been taken to a motherless baby’s home in the community, assuring that the baby is in a safe custody.