Baby remains found at Long Island recycling plant

Baby remains found at Long Island recycling plant

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LAWRENCE, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating the remains of a baby found at a sanitation facility on Long Island.

Nassau County Police said a call came in just before 2:30 p.m. Tuesday that a baby was found not breathing inside the facility's recycling plant on Bay Boulevard in Lawrence.

Police said the medical examiner is conducting an investigation. The age, sex or race of the baby has not yet been confirmed.

A worker at the plant told Newsday that another worker found the baby in a trash bag on a conveyor belt.

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