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Police say locating the mother of a newborn baby discovered in a carrier bag in a Birmingham park is a 'priority'.
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.
Now that the baby is safe police are appealing for the mother to come forward as she may also require urgent medical attention.