A few months old baby boy was found placed in bushes on Monday evening in the Okakola village near Onampila.
Confirming the incident, Inspector Thomas Aiyambo of the Namibian Police Force’s Public Relations Unit in the Oshana Region, said that the baby was discovered around 21H00 by a passer-by.
“A suspect left the baby at an open space between bushes alongside the Oshakati-Oshikuku main road,” said Aiyambo, adding that the baby is suspected to be three to four months old.
He stated that the baby is currently admitted in Ward 10 of the Oshakati intermediate hospital.
Aiyambo noted that suspect is still unknown and no arrest was made.