The three-day-old baby girl who was abandoned in the woods in Russia and almost eaten alive by ants was reportedly near death, according to additional news reports. The newborn girl was found by a man in Chelyabinsk after he heard crying coming from a pile of leaves.
A police spokesman explained, “The person that found the baby girl heard her crying and on investigating discovered the child lying on a pile of leaves and covered in ants. It was clear that the child had been abandoned and there was no one else in sight, so they picked her up and called for an ambulance.”
Now, an additional news report in the Mirror newspaper provides additional pictures of the baby girl and indicates she was near death at the time she was discovered. As The Mirror reports: