By CBS Baltimore Staff

HALETHORPE, Md. (WJZ) — Baltimore County Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an infant that was found in a dumpster more than three decades ago.

On Sept. 9, 1987, farmers collecting scraps to feed their livestock discovered the fully-developed baby boy inside a white trash bag. The bag was tied.

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At the time, a Superfresh was located at 5101 East Drive. The store is now a Save A Lot.

Baltimore County Police investigated but was unsuccessful in identifying the child. However, with advancements in forensic technology, detectives are hoping the public has information that may help identify the infant.

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Anyone who might have information about this case is asked to call 410-307-2020.

CBS Baltimore Staff