Nova Scotia baby offered for sale in classifieds online. Nova Scotia baby boy appeared in an ad for sale online for a price. The ad listed the infant as a "two-month" old. The police put matters into action by visiting the home that was listed in the contact information for the Ad. Found at the home was a mother and her seven-month old child. They knew nothing about the online post. Cape Breton Regional Police are now trying to find out who the culprit is of this menacing joke. The mother was furious that someone would do something like this. While many find the incident sick, babies being sold are more common than you would think. Over the years there have been reports of parents selling their children for drug money. There have also been many cases where babies in Africa are being sold into UK for slavery. Other times they are sold for food. It occurs everywhere.