Gardai confirm body found is that of a newborn baby

By: William O’Toole

Gardai have confirmed that the body found at a waste facility in Bray this morning was a new born baby.

It is believed the remains could be that of a girl.

State pathologist Dr Maire Cassidy is currently at the scene and Gardai are awaiting results of her examination to determine the cause of death.

Gardai have said that they don’t know yet if the discovery is a tragedy or something more serious.

The discovery was made at the Greenstar facility in Fassaroe shortly after 11 this morning.

Speaking  on his Facebook page today Sinn Fein TD John Brady described the discovery as shocking.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Gardai in Bray or any other station.

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