11/20/2014 06:21 EST | Updated 01/20/2015 05:59 EST

Police investigating after newborn baby found dead in back yard of Regina home

REGINA - Police are investigating after a newborn baby was found dead in a back yard of a home in north-central Regina.

Regina police say the remains of a male infant was found on Nov. 7 around 3:30 p.m.

They say it appeared the baby was a newborn.

Police have identified the mother of the infant and say there is no risk to public safety.

Officials have given no other details.