PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. (WITI/CNN) -- An investigation is underway after a baby was found alive in a Dumpster in suburban Boca Raton, Florida on Wednesday morning.
According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, two people were walking in an apartment complex near Boca Entrada Blvd. around 9 a.m., and heard what sounded like a baby crying. That’s when they found a newborn baby girl alive in a Dumpster, PBSO says.
The child was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.
Detectives with PBSO’s Special Investigations Division are now working the incident.