Dead baby found in rubbish bin in the Athens neighbourhood of Petroupolis

The dead body of a baby was found by man searching through a rubbish bin on Pindos Street in the Athens neighbourhood of Petroupolis on Monday. The man came across the dead baby wrapped in a plastic bag and, in a state of shock, immediately informed the police.

Detectives from the Hellenic Police Crimes Against Life department were heading to the scene, accompanied by a coroner.