A-day-old baby boy was found abandoned on Sunday, May 22 near the KFC in Old Harbour, St Catherine, by a fruit vendor.
The vendor found the baby with its placenta still attached in a black plastic bag and a hand written note nearby.
The note which appears to have been written by the child's mother stated that the she was a rape victim from Manchester and she could not abort the baby.
Also included in the note was the baby's birth date which was listed as May 21, 2016.
The vendor accompanied by the Old Harbor Police took the baby to the Spanish Town Hospital.