Mom questioned after newborn found in trash can

The News Leader

May 11, 2011 4:39:20 AM PDT
A woman is being questioned after a newborn was discovered in a trash can in Queens.

The baby girl was found Tuesday afternoon in a bathroom at Elmhurst Hospital Center.

Police believe her mother put her there after giving birth.

The woman was identified on security video and brought back to the hospital.

She is now being questioned.

The baby survived and is listed in serious condition.

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