TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a human fetus has been found in a box that was left outside a Catholic Charities office in New Jersey’s capital city.
Trenton police say workers discovered the fetus at around noon Wednesday. A note was also found in the box, but its contents haven’t been disclosed.READ MORE: Temple University Student Samuel Sean Collington Killed In Off-Campus Shooting In North Philadelphia
The fetus was taken to the Mercer County medical examiner’s office for further investigation.
The incident is under investigation by city police and the county prosecutor’s office.READ MORE: Philadelphia Police: Homeowner Shoots Intruder Inside Holmesburg Home
A Catholic Charities spokeswoman confirmed that police took away a suspicious package found at their administrative offices. But she said she didn’t know what was inside the box.
Catholic Charities is a national organization that helps serve the poor and other vulnerable people.MORE NEWS: Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Vehicle In Washington Township, Police Say
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