When his wife’s water broke, a New Jersey man raced through shore traffic to get her to the hospital.
The woman, her husband and their 2-year-old son were on their way to a hospital at around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, but the baby couldn’t wait, according to Port Authority of New York and New Jersey police.
The cause of the baby’s death is under investigation.
Over the phone, an ambulance medical technician talked the father through the delivery and gave him instructions for drying and warming the baby, police said.
Newark authorities on Monday said a baby who died back in September was poisoned with morphine, and her mother has been charged in connection with her death.
Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a suspect they identified in a robbery in the Bronx last week, in which a 3-month-old child fell to the ground after the robber kicked the woman carrying him.
The parents of a 2-month-old girl from the Bronx had a lot to be thankful for on Wednesday, after an NYPD officer rushed into their home and revived the girl after she stopped breathing.
Frankea Dabbs, 20, was arrested on charges of child abandonment and acting in a manner injurious to a child less than 17, police said.
The death of a fetus found in a shopping bag at the Herald Square Victoria’s Secret last fall has been ruled a homicide.
The child was found Sunday night in a stroller at a park on West 143rd Street.
A fire department spokesman says a passer-by spotted the baby and flagged down firefighters who brought the baby into the firehouse.
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They’re often called ‘sleep machines’ and millions of parents use them to help get their babies to sleep, many experts even recommend them.
Suffolk County police Fourth Precinct detectives were on the scene after complaints about drug activity in Ronkonkoma, and pulled over a driver who committed several traffic violations, police said.
Shannon-Lee Willis was born exactly at midnight at New York Methodist Hospital in Park Slope, Brooklyn.