HOUSTON (CBS Houston) According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, an infant girl was found in a plastic bag alive Tuesday evening.
“A resident found a newborn female wrapped in plastic bag, while walking their dog near a fence line of the apartments. The responding deputies requested for emergency personnel. Cy Creek Fire and Rescue responded, and they report the infant is in good condition and breathing on her own. The umbilical cord was still attached and was clamped off by EMS,” added officials from the HCSO.
The infant was being transported to Texas Children’s Hospital for observation and medical evaluation as the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Crimes against Children Unit continues to process details of the investigation.
“Anyone with information is urged to call the HCSO Crimes against Children Unit at 713-830-3250 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477),” stated HCSO.