Dead baby found in Amazon store in Phoenix

By The Associated Press
01/17/2019 | 11: 13 a.m.

PHOENIX - The body of a newborn baby was found in the women's bathroom of an Amazon distribution warehouse, Phoenix police said. The gender of the baby was not revealed.

The person who found the baby on Wednesday night gave the warning and the firefighters confirmed that he was dead, said Sgt. Vince Lewis, who added that the cause of death is being investigated.

Amazon said in a statement that it collaborates with the police investigation of this incident "terribly sad and tragic."

The huge distribution center is one of several Amazon facilities in the Phoenix metropolitan area.