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Police: Fetus found in shopping bag of Bed-Stuy teenager Tiana Rodriguez was born alive, then asphyxiated

Police say the 17-year-old told officers that she

Police say the 17-year-old told officers that she delivered the baby the day before, and didn’t know what to do. (October 18, 2013 6:05 PM)

Police say the baby whose body was found in a bag of a Brooklyn teenager caught shoplifting was born alive and then asphyxiated.

The NYPD has not released information about how this was determined. The medical examiner's office says the initial autopsy could not determine the cause of death.

According to police, 17-year-old Tiana Rodriguez told officers she was carrying the fetus because...

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