New South Wales Police have confirmed two human legs that were removed during surgery have been found in a waste dump near Newcastle.
A man working at a waste management centre in Wallsend found the legs sticking out of a pile of garbage yesterday afternoon.
It’s believed the legs were removed during a legitimate surgery and dumped, along with syringes and blood vials.
NSW police have referred the matter to the department of health.
The Environmental Protection Agency is investigating this matter, a NSW Health spokesman