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Posted: Friday, December 7, 2012 2:50 pm

Police remain on the scene at the Killeen Walmart where a newborn was found dead by an employee.

According to police, a Walmart employee found the newborn in the woman's bathroom at 1:49 p.m. Bell County Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke pronounced the infant dead at 2:30 p.m.

The store has remained open, and police continue their investigation.

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2 comments:

  • TxMom posted at 5:50 pm on Mon, Dec 10, 2012.

    TxMom Posts: 2

    Surely someone seen or knows something about who left the baby there. It's so sad that someone felt that was the only choice they had.

     
  • rafaellago posted at 11:14 pm on Fri, Dec 7, 2012.

    rafaellago Posts: 1

    I work in the Colleen Walmart,and wen I heard about it,it was devastating to me,been a new father of a 2 year old,I hope they find the mother and figure out wats going on and why,and if she needs professional help,or she goes to jail,is just sad...

     

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