Breaking: Fetus found at Augusta waste water treatment plant

Breaking: Fetus found at Augusta waste water treatment plant
Augusta waste water treatment plant that a 22 week old fetus was found at today by workers (WFXG)
Augusta waste water treatment plant that a fetus was discovered at today by workers (WFXG)
Augusta waste water treatment plant that a fetus was discovered at today by workers (WFXG)

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen has confirmed at approximately 2:38 p.m, workers discovered an approximate 22-week-old human fetus while working on machinery at the Augusta wastewater treatment plant on Doug Barnard Parkway.

The fetus will be sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation laboratory for an autopsy. Age, race, and gender of the fetus are unknown.

Stay tuned for updates as the story develops.

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