NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating the death of an infant whose body was found in an alley in Washington Heights.

Just after 6 p.m. Tuesday, police got a 911 call about a baby found in the alley at 608 West 191 Street.

The newborn baby girl was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS.

The exact age, race and cause of death have not yet been determined. Police are still investigating.

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