Newborn found inside plastic tub in Lubbock driveway - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Breaking

Newborn found inside plastic tub in Lubbock driveway

Source: KCBD Graphic Source: KCBD Graphic
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Detectives with the Lubbock Police Department are conducting an investigation after a newborn baby was found wrapped in a blanket inside a clear plastic container in a residential driveway.

The child was found around 7 a.m. Monday in the 2600 block of 22nd Street, in the Tech Terrace neighborhood. 

A woman walking to her car found the infant and called police. Officers from the Field Services Bureau and Child Protective Services were called to the scene to investigate.

The police report states a package of diapers was also in the container with the child.

According to police, the infant appeared to be in good physical condition and was taken to University Medical Center for further evaluation. 

The Lubbock Police Department urges anyone with information about this case to call Crime Line at 806-741-1000.

Copyright 2016 KCBD. All rights reserved.

  • Local News on KCBD.comNewsMore>>

  • Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea

    Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 5:33 PM EST2017-12-12 22:33:51 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 7:47 AM EST2017-12-13 12:47:29 GMT

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. has discussed with China about how North Korea's nuclear weapons might be secured in case of instability in the reclusive nation.

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. has discussed with China about how North Korea's nuclear weapons might be secured in case of instability in the reclusive nation.

  • Would-be suicide bomber in New York City faces court hearing

    Would-be suicide bomber in New York City faces court hearing

    Wednesday, December 13 2017 12:36 AM EST2017-12-13 05:36:50 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 7:46 AM EST2017-12-13 12:46:35 GMT

    A Bangladeshi immigrant is expected to appear before a federal magistrate to face terrorism charges accusing him of setting off an explosive strapped to his body in a New York City transportation hub.

    A Bangladeshi immigrant is expected to appear before a federal magistrate to face terrorism charges accusing him of setting off an explosive strapped to his body in a New York City transportation hub.

  • Tax package would lower top tax rate for wealthy Americans

    Tax package would lower top tax rate for wealthy Americans

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 3:44 AM EST2017-12-12 08:44:43 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 7:44 AM EST2017-12-13 12:44:54 GMT

    Public polling shows many Americans are unhappy with the proposal. The separate bills recently passed by the House and Senate combine steep tax cuts for corporations with more modest reductions for most individuals.

    Public polling shows many Americans are unhappy with the proposal. The separate bills recently passed by the House and Senate combine steep tax cuts for corporations with more modest reductions for most individuals.

Powered by Frankly