Hundreds turn out for funeral of girl nobody knows
Hundreds of mourners attended the funeral of a stillborn baby girl who nobody knew.
The baby, named Raihana by officers who found her, was given an official naming ceremony before her coffin was lowered into the ground in Oxford.
A sign to be erected beside the small grave read: ‘RIP Raihana. Born asleep February 2016.’
Nobody was ever able to find Raihana’s family. Det Insp Jim Holmes – the officer who named her – put out a final appeal to find Raihana’s mother before the funeral.
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