RCMP charge woman after probe into infant’s remains found in landfill

Alberta RCMP have charged a woman following an investigation into the discovery of a newborn’s remains at a Lloydminster landfill.

LLOYDMINSTER — Alberta RCMP have charged a woman following an investigation into the discovery of a newborn’s remains at a Lloydminster landfill.

The remains were found last November after police got a call about a woman having medical difficulties following birth and the newborn being unaccounted for.

More than 30 officers were involved in the five-day search before the remains were discovered.

The 26-year-old woman was not identified.

She has been charged with disposing of evidence related to the death of a child during childbirth.

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