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Christy Louwrens:"I think there is a special place in hell for people who dump and abandon their babies! There are people out there who will do anything to conceive a child but cannot. She should have put her baby up for adoption, and have a good family look after that child as if she were their own."

Newcastle Advertiser reported a newborn baby abandoned in the veld in Amiel Park on Monday. Thankfully, the baby was alive and taken to a place of safety. The little girl is said to be a fighter and is expected to make a full recovery after being treated for hypothermia.

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