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Search on for suspect after newborn baby found dead inside bathroom of McDonald’s in Phoenix

Mar 28, 2022, 4:00 PM | Updated: Mar 29, 2022, 10:13 am

(Silent Witness Photo)...

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PHOENIX — Police are searching for a suspect after a newborn baby was found dead inside the bathroom of a McDonald’s in Phoenix on Sunday, authorities said.

Officers responded to the restaurant near 33rd Avenue and Indian School Road at about 2 p.m. and found the child inside the bathroom, according to the Phoenix Police Department.

The baby was pronounced dead at the scene.

Video surveillance showed an unknown adult female leaving the bathroom before the child was found, police said.

The suspect was wearing a black Calvin Klein shirt, black pants and sandals.

Results of the child’s autopsy are pending.

An investigation into the incident is underway.

Anyone with information is asked to call Phoenix Police at 602-262-6151 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (948-6377) or 480-TESTIGO (837-8446).

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Search on for suspect after newborn baby found dead inside bathroom of McDonald’s in Phoenix