GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Grand Rapids police are investigating the finding of an infant in a parking lot at an area hospital.
Police say that about 9:45am Monday morning, a guest visiting Mercy Health Saint Mary’s Hospital returned to his car and found an infant inside.
Police say the baby is a newborn, about 72 hours old. The baby has been checked by medical staff and appears to be in good health.
Police Monday afternoon announced that the baby’s mother, a 24-year-old woman, has been located and they determined that this was not a “Safety Delivery” instance. The mother is also in good health.
The department’s Family Services Team and Child Protective Services is investigating.