Police: Human fetus found in box outside Catholic Charities in Trenton

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Wednesday, January 27, 2016

TRENTON (WPVI) -- A human fetus was found inside a box outside a Catholic Charities' office in Trenton, New Jersey, police tell Action News.

Police received a call at 12:07 p.m. Wednesday from Catholic Charities reporting the discovery.

The box was found by a worker in the building on the 300 block of West State Street.

Police say a note was attached to the box. It mentioned a miscarriage and a person being unsure where to take the fetus.

The fetus was transported to the medical examiner's office.

Police are continuing to investigate.

Catholic Charities is a private nonprofit that offers mental health, social and crisis services to individuals and families.

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