Rhondor Dowlat-Rostant

A three-month-old foetus was discovered on Wednesday afternoon among the rubbish in the Beetham Landfill.

Police said the foetus was discovered at about 2 pm and believed to be a boy.

The foetus was viewed by the District Medical Officer and removed to the Forensic Science Centre.

It is not sure if the foetus was from an awry abortion or a miscarriage.