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Mom arrested after dead baby found in Amazon site's restroom

4 years 1 month 4 weeks ago Wednesday, January 23 2019 Jan 23, 2019 January 23, 2019 5:09 AM January 23, 2019 in News
Source: Associated Press
Photo: AZ Central

PHOENIX (AP) - Police say a woman has been arrested on suspicion of unlawful disposal of human remains after her newborn baby was found dead inside an Amazon distribution center in southwest Phoenix last week.

They say 22-year-old Samantha Vivier was booked into jail Tuesday. It wasn't immediately clear if Vivier had a lawyer who could speak on her behalf. Police say the body of a baby girl was discovered the night of Jan. 16 inside the women's restroom in the secured Amazon facility.

They say the baby was full-term or near full-term and the Maricopa County medical examiner will determine the cause of death.

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