CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

Local

Dead Fetus Found In Hospital Public Bathroom

(credit: KTVT/KTXA) Bud Gillett
Bud is the most veteran reporter at CBS 11 News with 42 years in m...
Read More

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

167944374 10 Dead Fetus Found In Hospital Public BathroomCelebrity Mug Shots

181572784 8 Dead Fetus Found In Hospital Public BathroomFunny Faced Cheerleaders

 alt=Musicians Then And Now

456131094 10 Dead Fetus Found In Hospital Public BathroomPHOTOS: George Clooney’s Wedding Weekend

 alt=Michael Phelps Arrested For DUI...Again

cowb thumb Dead Fetus Found In Hospital Public BathroomCowboys Cheerleaders

DALLAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – Police were called to Baylor University Medical Center’s emergency room, after a dead fetus was found in one of the public restrooms.

The discovery was made about 9 a.m. on Wednesday.

Dallas Police Child Abuse detectives say they think they have identified the mother and are only describing her as a juvenile.

Investigators will only say the fetus was deceased, and have given no details on how developed it was or if it was viable.

Hospital visitors are in disbelief that a delivery could happen with potential help so close by.

“Very shocking, very shocking. I would never have thought to hear anything like that..not in an emergency room,” said Dallas resident Angela Moss.  “You would think she would be in the emergency room and just stay there until she gets help.”

Hospital visitor Reggie Hayes  said, “Horror that they would do something like that when they’re in a hospital where they could get help, you know?  And doing it like that is risking your own life as well as the child.”

Vicki Callahan is trying to fathom how something like this could have occurred.  “Maybe it was a young person that didn’t know what to do. She should not have did it, but—I don’t know, it’s sad, you know?”

Police are not saying if any laws were broken or whether charges could be brought.  Detectives say the investigation is ongoing.

Latest News:

Top Trending: