An investigation is ongoing after a newborn baby was found in New Eltham.
Police officers were called shortly after 05:00hrs on Sunday, 30 January, and attended to the body of the location along with London Ambulance Service. Sadly, the baby was pronounced dead. Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances.
There has been no arrest at this stage. However, the met has said A post-mortem examination is ongoing. Officers are in contact with the baby’s mother, who is currently receiving medical attention. Police are not providing any further information at this point.