CPS: Teen accused of dumping baby thought newborn was dead
POSTED: Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 7:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 7:14am
Newborn discovered near Almeda Mall
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a 16-year-old girl accused of putting her newborn in a Houston dumpster didn't know she was pregnant, a CPS caseworker testified Wednesday during an emergency custody hearing for the boy.
The girl, who gave birth in her bathtub, thought her son was dead, the Child Protective Services caseworker told Harris County Juvenile Court Associate Judge Angela Ellis.