Pretoria - A dead baby was found in a dustbin in Moreleta Park, Pretoria, on Friday, paramedics said.

“Paramedics were called by a security company to Jacques Street... this morning,” Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann said.

“Upon their arrival they found a baby had tragically died, after a member of the public found the baby in a dustbin.”

She said no further details were available. - Sapa