Shocking: Newborn girl plunges from window of NYC apartment building

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New York, Sept 29: A newborn girl with her umbilical cord still attached has plunged from the window of a New York City apartment building, and police are questioning her mother.

Officers responded to the seven-floor building in the Bronx yesterday after an emergency services caller reported that an infant had fallen out of a window.

Newborn girl plunges from window

The baby was pronounced dead by first responders in the building's rear concrete courtyard. Police say the baby showed signs of trauma. No arrests have been made.

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A secretary for the building's landlord says police are investigating and declined to comment further. She said 50 people live in the building.


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