Body of Young Child Found in Dumpster in SW Miami-Dade

Police are investigating after the body of a young child was reportedly found in a dumpster in a southwest Miami-Dade neighborhood Sunday.

Officers responded to the scene at the Tuscany Place Apartments at 25430 SW 137th Avenue and found the body of a child believed to be between 3 and 7 years old, Miami-Dade Police officials said.

A person who lives nearby said a man was dumping his trash when he found the body.

No other details were immediately known.

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