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Dead Newborn Baby Found In Plastic Bag Near Long Island Beach, Police Say

Sound Beach Avenue and Bayville Avenue in Bayville.
Sound Beach Avenue and Bayville Avenue in Bayville. Photo Credit: Google Maps

A man walking his dog discovered a dead newborn baby inside a plastic bag near a Long Island beach, police said.

The incident was reported to Nassau County Police on Saturday, April 11 at around 4:50 a.m.

According to detectives, the 38-year-old man and his dog were in Bayville near Ferry Beach in the vicinity of Sound Beach Avenue and Bayville Avenue. 

Second Precinct Police and a Nassau County Police Medic responded and pronounced the newborn dead. 

The investigation is continuing.  

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