A tragic incident took place at a Houston gas station on Sunday morning, where an infant girl was found dead in the restroom.
Authorities Found a Dead Infant Girl in a Restroom
The Houston Police Department reported that a Hispanic female entered the bathroom and left about 15 minutes later, just before the discovery of the deceased infant girl around 4:25 a.m.
According to ABC13, the police have yet to determine the infant girl’s age, and no cause of death has been established. The investigation is ongoing, and authorities are appealing for information about the identity of the female seen entering and leaving the restroom.
A surveillance video captured a young woman driving up in a white sedan around 10 p.m. on Saturday, heading straight into the bathroom, and leaving 15 minutes later, Fox News reported. Police say she might be the one who left the dead infant girl inside the restroom.
Houston Police Seek Information on Identity of Suspect
The convenience store’s owner expressed shock and trauma after the discovery of the infant girl’s body.
Paramedics from the Houston Fire Department arrived at the scene and tried to resuscitate the child, but they determined that the baby had been dead for several hours.
This is a disturbing and heartbreaking incident, and the Houston Police Department has requested anyone with information about the identity of the Hispanic female who might have left the dead infant girl to come forward and provide any relevant details that can aid in the investigation.
The police can be contacted at 713-308-3600, or individuals can report anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.