Counties Manukau Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) members are investigating the discovery of a new born baby's body in a stream on Burnside Road Ardmore.
Acting on information received from a member of the public the body of a new born baby was discovered in the stream at about 9pm on Saturday the 2nd of July 2011.
A post mortem examination to determine the cause of death will be carried out on Monday morning.
Police are following strong lines of enquiry.
Police will be making no further comment until after the Post mortem tomorrow.