Police find corpses of 8 newborns in French home

PARIS - July 28, 2010

The official said Wednesday that the parents of the babies have been detained, and that the corpses were found on two different parts of the property in the town of Villers-sur-Tertre.

The official was not authorized to be publicly named because the investigation is under way.

No other information was immediately available.

The prosecutor for the Nord region is planning a news conference on Thursday.

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