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Newborn Found In East Boston Alley

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Boston police are investigating the discovery of a newborn baby found naked and alone in an alley.

A neighbor who heard crying called police to the alley just off Saratoga Street in East Boston at about 10:15 p.m. on Monday.

According to broadcast reports, the baby boy was unclothed and his umbilical cord was still attached.

The baby was taken to a hospital.

Police Commisioner Edward Davis tells WFXT-TV that the baby's mother has been located and taken to the hospital. He says both are "fine."

This program aired on September 21, 2010. The audio for this program is not available.

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