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New Information Released on Found Fetus

Posted July 22, 1998 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Durham police have released new information on the fetus that was found Wednesday wrapped in a sheet. Investigators say it was an 18 to 20-week-old, human, male fetus.

The fetus was found inside a freshly laundered sheet at a commercial laundry service. The service does have several clinics a customers, but police say they have yet to determine which of the service's clients provided that particular piece of laundry.

An investigation is ongoing.