Posted: Monday, July 24, 2017. 1:09 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Last week the body of a baby was found in the canal between South and East Canal Streets in Belize City.
Today police held a press conference where they revealed that the child died of acute respiratory syndrome.
Police further revealed that a forty two year old woman was detained pending investigations.
Police believe that she was involved in the disposal of the baby.
Police also stated that they located a woman believed to be the mother of the child but need to conduct tests before providing confirmation.
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