NORTH LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Detectives with the North Las Vegas Police Department are looking for the personal responsible for leaving a baby inside a garbage dumpster.
Police say the baby boy was between one and 6 months old and Hispanic.
The child was found dead Sunday morning in a dumpster in the 2500 block of Carroll Street near E. Carey Avenue and Civic Center Drive.
The preliminary investigation revealed that at about 8:50 a.m., police were dispatched to the area in reference to a baby found in a dumpster.
Medical personnel pronounced the child dead at the scene.
The Coroner’s Office has not released the child’s identity.