Rafael Dieguez hadn’t set out to become a hero early Wednesday morning; he only intended to walk his two dogs. But a hero is exactly what he became after stopping to help what he thought was a small animal inside an underground rubbish bin.
Category: Abandoned Babies
Residents in the town of Pasadena were shocked to find a 6-week-old baby girl still buckled into her infant seat abandoned at the side of the road just before midnight on Saturday night.
A newborn is lucky to be alive after she was discarded in the Russian woods shortly after her birth. Found by a man who took a shortcut to work, the tiny three-day old baby was covered in ant bites and still had her umbilical cord attached.
Near a cemetery in China, a newborn baby was abandoned, buried alive in a cardboard box at what can only be seen as an unmarked grave. But eight days later, that child was rescued. Miraculously, he survived and is currently in the hospital recovering.
In a case of the right place and time, a Myrtle Beach family has been credited with saving the life of a newborn baby girl who was wrapped in a plastic bag and discarded in a dumpster.
Authorities in Chesterfield, South Carolina are desperately searching for the mother of an infant that was found in a bathroom stall at a local government building. Shortly after 5 p.m. On December 30th, an employee at the Chesterfield County Health Department discovered a newborn baby girl on the floor of a bathroom stall.
A 22-month-old girl is lucky to be alive after she was injured and abandoned in a recycling bin by a 17-year-old male, police in Manitoba report.
On October 22., Jeronde Jackson left her two-month-old son at a post office with no intention of returning for him. She has now been charged with abandoning her child.
It seems we hear all too many stories of the abandoned babies all over the world; today, we have yet another one to share – one where the young mother delivered the baby and then left it in the toilet to return to her classes. Thankfully, this one does have a happy ending.
On Monday just before noon witnesses at the Columbus Circle station in New York City said that when the doors of the subway opened, a women walked out pushing a baby in a stroller. She then darted back onto the train and disappeared.
Last year 44 children died from being left in hot cars unattended, a stat that was a more than 25% over 2012’s numbers. This year 13 children have died from being left in hot vehicles, but those sad stats didn’t deter an Oregon nanny from leaving two young children in the car while she bronzed her body at the tanning salon.