Across the SunLight Project coverage area — Valdosta, Dalton, Thomasville, Milledgeville, Tifton and Moultrie, Ga., and Live Oak, Jasper and Mayo, Fla., along with the surrounding counties — murders, disappearances and mysteries stretching back decades remain unresolved.
Fetus found abandoned at landfill
More than two years later, there have been no new clues in the case of a fetus found in a landfill in Dalton, said Capt. Rick Swiney, Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office.
In early January 2015, two employees of the Dalton-Whitfield Solid Waste Authority were sorting through a bag of clothing when they found in a recyclable container and discovered a fetus in a plastic bag with a blanket and a pair of ladies’ size-five “No Boundaries” brand blue jeans.
The fetus appeared to be about five or six months old.
The bag was in a larger container that held recyclable material from across Whitfield County. The container was brought to the landfill on