A 10-week-old infant was found dead in her stroller in a Queens park Wednesday afternoon, police said.
On Wednesday at approximately 12:30PM, police officers responded to a 911 call of an unconscious baby inside of a park located at Borage Place and Burns Street in the Forest Hills section of Queens – within the confines of the 112th Precinct.
Upon arrival, officers discovered a 10 week old female to be unconscious and unresponsive. EMS also responded and transported the infant female to North Shore Hospital where she was pronounced deceased. The Medical Examiner shall determine the cause of death and the investigation is ongoing.
The deceased has been identified as Zoey Kaplan, 10-weeks old of Dartmouth Street in Queens, NY.
Chesed Shel Emmes is working with the family and authorities to ensure proper Kavod Haniftar.