More details on fetus found in trash

The body found in a trash truck Monday was that of a fetus that was from 29 to 34 weeks of age, Kansas City police announced today.

They believe the male fetus was delivered in a premature home birth, they said.

Workers found the fetus in their trash truck on the 2800 block of Campbell Street and called police.

Today police urged anyone to call the TIPS hotline if they know of anyone who may have been pregnant recently and is no longer.

The TIPS hotline is 816-474-8477

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