Abandoned newborn found in Athens park


Police in Attica on Thursday were seeking the parents or guardians of a newborn baby girl who was found abandoned in the capital’s central Pedion tou Areos park earlier in the day.

According to police sources, passers-by alerted the authorities after spotting the infant, who had been wrapped in a blanket.

The baby was transferred by ambulance to the capital’s Paidon Hospital and was said to be in good health.