Search for Baby Jade's mother

West Midlands Police have released pictures of a newborn baby, named Jade by hospital staff, as part of a search for the child's mother.

Jade was found abandoned in a carrier bag in a park in Birmingham.

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Chief Inspector tweets appeal in search for baby mother

The Force Incident Manager at West Midlands Police has tweeted an appeal for information from his own Twitter account after a newborn was discovered in a Birmingham park.

Chief Inspector Jack Hadley said finding the mother of the baby girl is 'a priority' for the force.

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As FIM today I need your help to find a mother of a baby abandoned in a park she may need help #brumbaby, http://t.co/lvWh79jSxa pls RT!

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Twitter appeal for information on Birmingham baby

West Midlands Police are using the Twitter hashtag #brumbaby in their appeal for information after a baby was discovered in a Birmingham park.

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Can you help find the mother of the newborn #brumbaby? She was found abandoned in carrier bag in a Birmingham park: http://t.co/u2hUkXRQkJ

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Please RT. Help us locate the mother of a #brumbaby who was found abandoned in a carrier bag and blanket in a park. http://t.co/u2hUkXRQkJ

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Do you know the mother of the #brumbaby found abandoned in a carrier bag in Stechford park? Any info, call us on 101. http://t.co/u2hUkXRQkJ

Newborn baby girl abandoned in broad daylight

An investigation has been launched by West Midlands police to find the mother of a newborn baby girl found abandoned in a community park off Stuarts Road in Stetchford this afternoon.

The baby was found wrapped in a blanket in a bag just after 2pm whereafter she was rushed to hospital. She is currently being assessed by medical staff.

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BREAKING - New born baby found in carrier bag in Birmingham Park. Anyone with info is urged to call 101 ASAP. http://t.co/u2hUkXRQkJ

Now that the baby is safe police are appealing for the mother to come forward as she may also require urgent medical attention.

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