Updated: Tuesday, 06 Oct 2009, 3:36 PM EDT
Published : Tuesday, 06 Oct 2009, 3:03 PM EDT
INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - The Marion County Coroner said it will be another day or two
before it releases autopsy information on an infant left inside a
trash bin. Meanwhile, metro police told 24-Hour News 8 Tuesday that
the infant was found wearing a diaper.
The coroner said a forensic anthropologist may be brought in to help determine the exact age of the child.
A couple discovered the baby's body Monday afternoon while
searching the Dumpster at 24th and Illinois north of downtown for
scrap metal (
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Police are now investigating how the baby got there. They have not released the sex or race of the infant.
The autopsy should help determine exactly how the baby died.