VICTORVILLE (CBSLA.com) — The body of a baby was found on a conveyor belt Thursday at a recycling plant in Victorville.READ MORE: DEA Agents Going Online In Effort To Catch Drug Dealers, Distributors
Homicide detectives received a call at 11:29 a.m. after workers at the plant in the 17000 block of Abbey Lane reportedly found the baby, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Cpl. Randy Naquin said.READ MORE: Report: Orange County Hate Crimes Against Asian-Americans Up 1,200%
CBS2’s Tom Wait said the baby was a newborn female. The baby was found wrapped in a blanket.
Officials said an autopsy was planned to determine the cause of death.MORE NEWS: OC Receives More Than 83,000 COVID-19 Vaccine Doses In Single Day
Homicide detectives are asking for the public’s help. If anyone is aware of a pregnant woman that gave birth and does not have a child in her possession, they are asked to call Sheriff’s Homicide Detective Bryan Zierdt at (909) 387-3589.