Body Of Newborn Baby Discovered, And Human Leg Washes Ashore

The body of a newborn child was discovered on a rural property near Coffs Harbour on the NSW mid-north coast.

Police were called to a home on Holloways Road, Sandy Beach just after midday on Tuesday.

They discovered the tiny corpse inside the home.

Holloways Road, Sandy Beach. Image: Google Maps.

A post-mortem is currently being carried out to determine the child's age and cause of death.

Just hours after the newborn's body was discovered, a human leg washed up on  North Beach at Mylestom. A member of the public discovered the limb, which had a wet suit bootie still attached to it.

Police will address the media regarding the discovery of the child's body and the human leg later on Wednesday.

More to come. 

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