IRVING (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — It was in July when a newborn was found inside a trashcan at an Applebee’s in Irving. Investigators now say that baby was stillborn.
When the infant — later identified as a boy — was found inside a bathroom at the restaurant in the 1900 block of North Belt Line Road Irving police said they believed the mother had given birth at the location.READ MORE: Frisco Memorial Girls' And Boys' Basketball Teams No Longer The New Kids On The Block
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On Thursday, police said detectives determined the infant was stillborn and that the case has been referred to prosecutors to determine whether abuse of a corpse charges should be filed against the 29-year-old mother.
The newborn’s body was found by restaurant employees who were cleaning the bathroom about 30 minutes after the mother left.MORE NEWS: 1 Dead, 1 Injured After Shooting In Forest Hill
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