Body cam video released of newborn found in Georgia woods


FORSYTH COUNTY, GA (WWAY) — The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office in Georgia has released body cam footage of the night a newborn baby was found abandoned in a plastic bag.

Baby India was found in good condition on June 6.

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The baby is in the care of the Georgia Department of Family and Children Services.

The sheriff’s office released the video in the hope of receiving credible information on the baby’s identity and to find closure in the case.

Georgia has a Safe Haven law that allows a child’s mother to leave her baby, up to 30 days old, with an employee of any medical facility including any hospital, institutional infirmary, health center or birthing center in Georgia without prosecution. This includes Hospitals, Fire Stations and Police Stations.

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office is accepting anonymous tips at (770) 888-7308.