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UPDATE: Newborn baby girl from Green County found dead


VILLAGE OF ALBANY (WKOW) -- The infant reported missing on Saturday in Green County has been found dead, according to the Department of Justice (DOJ).

The DOJ also said authorities are no longer looking for the gray Chevrolet Equinox, that was believed to be driven by a third party.

The DOJ said the investigation of the death is still active. Anyone with information about this incident should contact the Green County Sheriff’s Department at 608-328-9400.


VILLAGE OF ALBANY (WKOW) -- The Albany Police Department and the Green County Sheriff's Office are looking for a new born baby girl and are asking for the public's help.

Authorities said their initial investigation indicates that a baby girl was born on Jan. 5 at an Albany residence, then carried from the home by the father of the newborn.

The father told the investigators he turned the infant over to an unidentified third party, an acquaintance of his, and the child has not been seen since.

Officials reported the third party was driving a gray Chevrolet Equinox.

Investigators ask Albany residents to search their properties and notify law enforcement of any unusual discoveries.

The Green County Sheriff's Office and Albany Police request that anyone that has any knowledge of anyone that has unexplained possession of a white newborn baby girl to contact the Green County Sheriff's Office dispatch center at (608)328-9400 or Green County Crimestoppers at 1-800-422-7463 or submit a tip through the Green County Crimestoppers website.

This is an active investigation.