Sanitation workers find baby’s body in K.C. trash truck

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KTVI) – Police have confirmed that sanitation workers in Kansas City found an infant’s body in the back of a trash truck Monday around 7:15 a.m.

FOX4KC reports that workers noticed the baby’s arm peeking out of the trash in the back of the truck. Police said they believe the baby was discarded at a previous location on the sanitation crew’s route. Sanitation workers begin each morning at 7:00 a.m.

Kansas City’s Police Chief Darrel Forte tweeted about the incident:

KC Police Chief Tweet

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By: Christina Santiago Turner