Arrest made in case of baby found in dumpster
Published Saturday, June 18, 2016 12:24PM EDT Last Updated Saturday, June 18, 2016 5:05PM EDT
London police investigating after dead baby found in a dumpster near 675 Richmond St. on June 16, 2016. (Reta Ismail/CTV London)
London Police are confirming that an arrest has been made in the case of an infant found in a garbage dumpster earlier this week.
The major crime unit is investigating and made the arrest this morning, Saturday, June 18th. Police say more details will be released later in the day as they become available from investigators.
On Thursday, June 16th, police were called to the area behind 675 Richmond St. in downtown London around 11:35 a.m., where a citizen discovered a baby in a dumpster. Police say the child appeared to be a newborn, but have not released the gender.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).