Dead infant found inside home

October 26, 2008 8:18:43 PM PDT
Authorities in Brooklyn are investigating the death of a 2-week-old baby Sunday.Police initially received a call for a missing 2-week-old baby from Kings County Hospital at about 10:30 p.m.

Officials say they checked with King's County Hospital, who told them they didn't have a missing infant from the hospital.

Investigators then went to the home on Maple Street in Flatbush, where they found the dead baby.

Authorities say it appears the mother of the infant made the story up to cover up the death.

Investigators believe the mother gave birth to the infant at the home and the child died there.

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