Tuscaloosa police looking for woman who left hospital without newborn child

[lin_video src=http://eplayer.clipsyndicate.com/embed/player.js?aspect_ratio=16×9&auto_next=1&auto_start=0&div_id=videoplayer-1379632237&height=480&page_count=5&pf_id=9624&show_title=1&va_id=4363607&width=640&windows=2 service=syndicaster width=640 height=480 div_id=videoplayer-1379632237 type=script]

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) – Tuscaloosa police are asking for the public’s help identifying a woman who had cocaine and opiates in her system and left the hospital without her newborn child. The child also reportedly had cocaine and opium in its system.

The woman was taken to DCH in Tuscaloosa around 3 a.m. on Tuesday, according to a release from the Tuscaloosa Police Department.

Tuscaloosa Police Department
Tuscaloosa Police Department

Later, she reportedly walked out of the hospital with two unknown black males.

The woman faces charges of chemical endangerment of exposing a child to an environment in which controlled substance are produced or distributed.

Police also believe she gave a false name when she was brought into the hospital.

Anyone with information pertaining to the whereabouts or the identity of the woman can call Tuscaloosa County Crime Stoppers at (205) 752-7867.

Anyone who gives information that leads to an arrest will receive a cash reward.

Copyright 2013 WIAT-TV CBS 42

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s