Abandoned Newborn Found in Shopping Bag

Baby girl was left in the parking lot of a church in Schaumburg, Ill.
1:37 | 10/24/11

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The baby was found inside a Green reusable shopping bag sitting on a folding table in the four year of the gospel Presbyterian Church in Schaumburg. People it's. As as a citizen is safe haven and you know treat people you date willing to help Bob didn't need. That's why -- just you know but do -- here maybe it cannot. Two count BP. A member of the church -- found the bag on the trunk of his car after leaving Sunday's services he's not Teddy bear inside and they give -- away just wasted. Brought the bag inside and left it. Hoping its owner would -- -- after about thirty minutes church elder Bob songs as someone heard -- baby noises from inside. Corner. Reddish color. -- -- -- you know. Debate. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Area out in the you know me. Song then immediately called authorities the state safe haven law allows -- to abandon their children at hospitals. Police stations fire stations or emergency medical facilities without prosecution. They'll churches are not included on that list. Police say the seven pound Asian girl appears to be healthy and they now are seeking the public's help and don't want the mother to be afraid to come forward. First and foremost we want to make sure that she's healthy both physically and mentally. We'll also on orchard issues not coerced or forced two abandoned the babies so we definitely want to speak to mount.

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