BABY GIRL FOUND DEAD IN FRONT OF MOSQUE

16 Jul 2013 07:54

KULAIJAYA, July 16 (Bernama) -- The Masjid Jamek Ar-Raudah Mosque congregation in Saleng here today were shocked to discover the body of baby girl in a basket, left in front of the mosque gate.

Hassan Mohd Tap, 63, said the baby's body was found by a member of the public who had come to perform morning prayers today and informed the others at the mosque

"I found an envelope containing a note, asking the mosque's conduct the funeral and also RM50 note," he said when met at the mosque.

Kulaijaya district police chief Supt Zulkefly Yahya said police rushed to the scene after receiving the report at 6.05am.

He said initial investigations revealed that the baby had died at the scene and the body was sent to the Kulaijaya Hospital for post-mortem.

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