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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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Baby girl found abandoned in park taken to hospital

West Midlands police are trying to find the mother of a newborn baby girl who was abandoned in a carrier bag in a park in Birmingham at 2pm today.

A West Midlands Ambulance spokesman said: "We can confirm we went to an incident in a park in Stechford this afternoon.

A baby girl was treated by ambulance staff and taken to a local hospital for assessment and treatment."

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