Newborn baby in plastic bag dumped outside office building

Baby found in plastic bag 
By: Mahesh Sarin 

Police are looking for the mother of a newborn baby, who dumped outside an office building, police in China said.

Shanghai Police said that the baby was inside a small plastic bag outside the office building in the Minhang District on Monday night.

Paramedics who were called to the scene, transported the baby to a nearby hospital, where he is recovering.

According to the police investigation, the baby was found around 10:30 p.m., by a man who was working late in the building on Zhongchun Road.

The man told police that he heard the baby crying and went to investigate the contents of the bag. When he opened the zipper of the bag, he saw the baby wrapped in a blanket.

Police said that they are trying to identify the child, and asked the public to come forward with information that will help find the mother.