Prop mistaken for dead baby in New York City

Regional News

Police in New York City thought they had found the body of an infant, it was even declared “dead” by an EMT. However, It turned out to be a realistic-looking doll. 

Initial reports said a runner spotted a baby’s body Tuesday morning outside a park in Queens. 

A short time later, the “baby” was declared dead. 

The question that remains is how was a doll thought to be real and how was it declared dead?

Some are also asking why a large police presence stayed at the scene for hours. 

It’s not clear where the doll came from and whether this was just a mistake or a hoax. 

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