Fetus found inside bus

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Sep 06 2012 05:23 PM | Updated as of Sep 07 2012 10:51 AM

MANILA, Philippines – A 6- to 7-month-old fetus was found inside a bus traversing EDSA on Thursday.

Police said the fetus was found by a bus conductor inside a southbound Five Star Bus as it approached Quezon City.

According to PO3 Jade Gavin of the Cubao Police Station, a Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) traffic officer reported the incident at around 1 p.m.

Gavin said the fetus, which was covered with a diaper cloth, was placed inside a plastic bag under one of the seats.

The fetus has been turned over to the Criminal Investigation Division Unit. -- Reports from Gretchen Malalad, ABS-CBN News; Arnell Ozaeta, dzMM