CHICAGO (CBS) — The body of a newborn was found in a Dumpster over the weekend at a mall in the western suburbs.
Authorities found the infant dead on Saturday at Yorktown Shopping Center in Lombard, according to mall security.READ MORE: Ed's Driveway: Chicago Auto Show 2021
Police were not available for comment on Tuesday morning.READ MORE: Police Investigate Suspicious Package At Bryn Mawr Red Line Station
According to media reports, a teenager who worked at the mall gave birth to the child on Thursday and placed the baby in the Dumpster.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus In Illinois: 1,729 New COVID-19 Cases, 22 Additional Deaths
She went to the hospital on Saturday with complications from the delivery and told doctors what happened, according to those reports.