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Investigation continues following discovery of 'not fully developed' baby

Officials at United Regional confirmed a fetus was found in a linen cart at the hospital early Tuesday morning. (Source: KAUZ) Officials at United Regional confirmed a fetus was found in a linen cart at the hospital early Tuesday morning. (Source: KAUZ)
WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) -

The Wichita Falls Police Department is investigating the discovery of a 'not fully developed' baby at United Regional early Tuesday morning. 

Officers responded to the hospital around 5:45 a.m. after the fetus was found in a linen cart in the laundry department, according to hospital officials.

WFPD officials said 'baby doe' has been sent off for an autopsy. A gender has not been released. 

An investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made at this time. 

Manager of Marketing and Communications, Lynn Weisen said in a statement Tuesday evening, "We are saddened by the situation and are doing everything we can to help those involved."

Stay with News Channel 6 as we continue to follow this story. 

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