Friday, March 15, 2013

Body of newborn baby is found with note requesting an Islamic burial sparking police hunt for parents

The dead body of a newborn baby has been found abandoned near to a Championship football team's training ground with a note requesting it receives an Islamic burial.

A couple walking their dog found the child close to fields used by Bolton Wanderers' academy players in Ox Hey Lane in Lostock.

The baby was found wrapped up in clothing and plastic bags yesterday afternoon, just over a mile from the football team's Reebok Stadium.