Remains of newborn are found on New Bedford street

The remains of a newborn baby were found outside in New Bedford Friday evening, the Bristol district attorney’s office said. The remains were discovered outside a three-story house on County Street at about 6:30 p.m. by an unnamed resident who called 911. New Bedford police and rescue personnel responded to the scene, and State Police detectives assigned to the district attorney’s office are investigating. New Bedford police could not immediately be reached for comment, and additional details were not available late Friday.

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