Police investigating baby’s bones found in Laamu

Police are investigating the case of the remains of a baby discovered buried on Kunahandhoo beach in Laamu Atoll.

Haveeru reported Kunahandhoo Council member Lirugam ‘Larey’ Saeed as stating that doctors believed the bones to be 8-10 years old. He said they were found inside a buoy buried under a pile of rocks, together with a handkerchief.

The Council had requested a DNA test, he added. Police meanwhile said the matter was being investigated.