A baby girl presumed to be approximately 6 months old was abandoned by a woman on a pathway in the Verulam CBD in Kwazulu Natal a short while ago (Friday).
At approximately 20:01 members of Reaction Unit South Africa were called out to Copper Chimney a restaurant on Wick Street after an employee of the fast food outlet found the child on a pathway behind the business premises.
Upon arrival Reaction Officers contacted RUSA Paramedics who assessed the child and found her to be in good health.
CCTV footage shows a woman placing the baby at the edge of a flight of stairs and walking away.
She is dressed in a long white jersey or coat and she is carring a large white handbag. The footage will be released shortly by RUSA Management in an attempt to identify the woman who may still be in the area.
Video: Mother Abandons Baby: Verulam – KZN The video posted was handed to RUSA in an attempt to track down the woman responsible for abandoning her daughter in a pathway behind Copper Chimney restaurant on Wick Street in the Verulam CBD.A camera installed at the back of the premises captured the woman dressed in a long white jacket or coat carring a large white handbag placing the child on the floor and walking away.Reaction Officers are currently searching for the woman while Medics are attending to the child. If anyone has information regarding the woman in the video contact Reaction Unit South Africa immediately on 086 1234 333.
Posted by Reaction Unit South Africa on Friday, July 12, 2019