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Norwalk police are looking for leads in the death of a baby in 1974. Police say a boy found a suitcase while walking home from school on Wilson Avenue near Ely Avenue and brought it home. They say

News 12 Staff

Apr 12, 2016, 2:52 AM

Updated 3,014 days ago

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Norwalk police are looking for leads in the death of a baby in 1974.
Police say a boy found a suitcase while walking home from school on Wilson Avenue near Ely Avenue and brought it home.
They say inside was the body of a baby girl that was only a day old. According to police, the baby died from blunt force trauma to her head. Police say she weighed 7 pounds 7 ounces and still had her umbilical cord attached.
There isn't much known information about Baby Jane Doe, but several eyewitness accounts have linked the case to a Hispanic woman who was in her 20s.
Officials are hoping pictures of the brick-red suitcase with white trim will spark new leads. They are asking anyone with information to contact them.
Officers say they will be releasing information about a cold case every Monday.


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