Baby Dropped Off on Doorstep in Shoebox in New York

An abandoned newborn girl was dropped off on a doorstep and found in a shoebox in New York Friday morning, My Fox New York reports.

The baby was found on the stoop of a home in Astoria, Queens, around 7:05 a.m. A man walking by discovered the infant and alerted the residents who called 911.

The baby, described as white or Hispanic, still had the umbilical cord attached.

EMS treated the baby girl at the scene and then took her to the hospital. The baby was said to be in stable condition.

Police are trying to locate the parents. They say a hospital canvass was initiated and the investigation is ongoing.

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