Police seek mother of newborn baby found abandoned in London park
|CTVnews 17 Sep 2017 at 06:57|
LONDON -- British police and hospital staff are trying to locate the mother of a newborn baby who was abandoned in an east London park.
Police say they are worried about the mother s welfare after finding a newborn baby boy carefully wrapped in a white blanket.
Police were called Sunday morning after the baby was found. They took the infant to a hospital where he is receiving care. Detective Jim Foley made a direct appeal to the mother, asking her to contact police, a hospital or her doctor.
He says "it s really important that we know you are safe."
Police also appealed to the public for information that might help authorities reunite the baby with his mother.